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The Women

The Women(1939)

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Brief Synopsis

A happily married woman lets her catty friends talk her into divorce when her husband strays.

Cast & Crew

George Cukor Director
Norma Shearer Mrs. Stephen Haines, Mary
Joan Crawford Crystal Allen
Rosalind Russell Mrs. Howard Fowler, Sylvia
Mary Boland The Countess De Lave, Flora
Paulette Goddard Miriam Aarons
Joan Fontaine Mrs. John Day, Peggy
Lucile Watson Mrs. Morehead
Phyllis Povah Mrs. Phelps Potter, Edith
Virginia Weidler Little Mary

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1939 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White, Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  133 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  14    

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  • Who Else But Cukor

    Susan Hudek 2018-09-14

    Phew..My eyes are tired from reading 10 pages of review. I agree with the positive reviews as well as the negative. Cukor, the "women's... MORE>

  • Classic

    John Keegan 2018-05-23

    I've seen this film 30 times and each time I see something new i hadn't noticed before. It is such a treat to show it to younger people who have... MORE>

  • Excellent!

    Marla Lukofsky 2018-04-14

    Thanks to the superb casting with a cascade of talented actors to the direction of George Cukor, 'The Women' excels in achieving a thoroughly... MORE>