All About Eve

(1950)

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| Film | USA | B&W | Drama | 2h 18min |
A
| Stars: Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders | Director: Joseph L Mankiewicz

An ageing Broadway star suffers from the hidden menace of a self-effacing but secretly ruthless and ambitious actress

Cast

(39)
Bette Davis
Margo
Anne Baxter
Eve
Photo of Rebecca (1940) (1) featuring George Sanders
Addison DeWitt
Celeste Holm
Karen
Gary Merrill
Bill Simpson
Hugh Marlowe
Lloyd Richards
Gregory Ratoff
Max Fabian
Barbara Bates
Phoebe
Marilyn Monroe
Miss Casswell
Thelma Ritter
Birdie
Walter Hampden
Aged Actor
Randy Stuart
Girl
Craig Hill
Leading Man
Leland Harris
Doorman
Barbara White
Autograph Seeker
Eddie Fisher
Stage Manager
William Pullen
Clerk
Claude Stroud
Pianist
Eugene Borden
Frenchman
Helen Mowery
Reporter
Steven Geray
Capt of Waiters
Gertrude Astor
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest
Frank Baker
Waiter
Ralph Brooks
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest
Jack Chefe
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest
Sayre Dearing
Sarah Siddons Award Guest
Jack Deery
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest
Franklyn Farnum
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest
Bess Flowers
Sarah Siddons Awards Well-Wisher
Colin Kenny
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest
Ethelreda Leopold
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest
Carl M Leviness
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest on Dais
Leota Lorraine
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest
Thomas Martin
Waiter
Mathew McCue
Waiter
Harold Miller
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest on Dais
William H O’Brien
Waiter at Margo’s Party
Stanley Orr
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest
Foster H Phinney
Sarah Siddons Awards Guest
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Reviews

(1)

A basically unconvincing story with thin characters is transformed by a screenplay scintillating with savage wit and a couple of waspish performances into a movie experience to treasure. (Halliwell’s)

Production

(3)
Joseph L Mankiewicz
Director / Writer (written for the screen by)
Darryl F Zanuck
Producer
Mary Orr
Writer

Companies

(2)
Park Circus
Distribution company
Twentieth Century Fox Film Company
Distribution company