Born on October 22nd, 1917
From Tokyo, Japan
The daughter (Joan Fontaine) of a musical mentor adores a promising composer (Charles Boyer), who is quite fond of the adolescent. When her father dies, an uncle arrives with his own grown daughter (Alexis Smith), who begins a romance with the composer which culminates in marriage but creates an emotional rivalry that affects the three.
Story of a young woman who marries a fascinating widower only to find out that she must live in the shadow of his former wife, Rebecca, who died mysteriously several years earlier. The young wife must come to grips with the terrible secret of her handsome, cold husband, Max De Winter (Laurence Olivier). She must also deal with the jealous, obsessed Mrs. Danvers (Judith Anderson), the housekeeper, who will not accept her as the mistress of the house.