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The Old Maid

The Old Maid(1939)

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Brief Synopsis

An unmarried mother gives her illegitimate child to her cousin.

Cast & Crew

Bette Davis Charlotte Lovell
Miriam Hopkins Delia Lovell
George Brent Clem Spender
James Stephenson Jim Ralston
Jerome Cowan Joe Ralston
William Lundigan Lanning Halsey
Cecilia Loftus Grandmother Lovell
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: week of 16 Aug 1939
Release Date:  1939 Production Date:  A First National Picture; Jack L. Warner in charge of production
none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Victor System) Production Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  95 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • Sparks Fly!

    Maria Ramos 2018-08-18

    Wow, to see Bette Davis and Miriam Hopkins spar on screen is great. The chemistry between these two DIVAS is wonderful to see. Even though Bette gets top... MORE>

  • Good one

    Roberta 2018-03-16

    Anything Bette Davis did was interesting. I agree with one who said she and Miriam Hopkins chew up the scenery, but so what, what great scenery. The two... MORE>

  • the old maid

    kevin sellers 2017-11-15

    I realize that as a happily married, hetero male I am not the "target audience" for this late 30s Warners weepie, but still I'm amazed at... MORE>