Bell, Book and Candle Poster

Release Date: December 10th, 1999

DVD Release Date: March 28th, 2000

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary
In the late 1950s, Gillian Holroyd (Kim Novak) is a modern-day witch living in New York City's Greenwich Village. When she encounters charming publisher Shepherd Henderson (James Stewart), she decides to make him hers by casting a love spell. Gillian takes added pleasure in doing so because Henderson is engaged to her old college rival (Janice Rule). However, Gillian finds herself actually falling for Shepherd, which poses a problem: She will lose her powers if she falls in love.

Cast: James Stewart, Kim Novak, Jack Lemmon, Ernie Kovacs, Hermione Gingold, Elsa Lanchester, Janice Rule, Philippe Clay

Director: Richard Quine

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Phoenix Pictures, Columbia Pictures Corporation

Keywords: 1950s, Amusing, Love, New York City, Lighthearted, Rivalry, Revenge, Love triangle, Transformation


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Nominated Picture - Comedy