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The Star

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 29 min.

Plot Summary
Oscar-winning actress Margaret Elliot (Bette Davis) is well past her prime but refuses to retire from the acting business. Despite entreaties from both her daughter, Gretchen (Natalie Wood), and one-time professional colleague Jim Johannsen (Sterling Hayden), Margaret remains convinced that she can regain her former glory. As she sets her sights on a coveted Hollywood role, Johannsen tries doggedly to get his unrequited love to see the folly of her ways.

Cast: Bette Davis , Sterling Hayden , Natalie Wood , Warner Anderson , Minor Watson , June Travis , Paul Frees , Barbara Lawrence

Director: Stuart Heisler

Genres: Drama

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

The Star (1952)

Release Date: December 11th, 1952|1 hr. 29 min.

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