All This and Heaven Too Poster

Release Date: 1940

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 23 min

Plot Summary
Henriette Deluzy-Desportes (Bette Davis) serves as the governess to the children of the Duc de Praslin (Charles Boyer) and his wife, the duchess (Barbara O'Neil). While both the Duc de Praslin and his children adore Henriette, the duchess despises her, and is suspicious of the bond she has formed with her family. As the duchess's behavior toward Henriette grows more and more irrational, it puts into play tragic events that will change all their lives forever.

Cast: Bette Davis, Charles Boyer, Barbara O'Neil, Jeffrey Lynn, Virginia Weidler, Walter Hampden, Harry Davenport, Fritz Leiber

Director: Anatole Litvak

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

Keywords: France, Touching, Forbidden love, School, Melodramatic, Sacrifice, Love triangle


Nominated Outstanding Production
Nominated Actress in a Supporting Role
Nominated Cinematography (Black-and-White)