B.F.'s Daughter Poster

Release Date: 1948

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary
In New York, restless Polly Fulton (Barbara Stanwyck), the daughter of wealthy industrialist B.F. Fulton (Charles Coburn), meets economics professor Tom Brett (Van Heflin) and falls for him despite his radically differing views from her father. Although Tom tries to avoid Polly when he discovers her identity, the two eventually decide to marry in spite of B.F.'s disapproval. But Polly jeopardizes the marriage when she secretly arranges to advance Tom's career, and he finds out about it.

Cast: Barbara Stanwyck, Van Heflin, Charles Coburn, Richard Hart, Keenan Wynn, Margaret Lindsay, Spring Byington, Marshall Thompson

Director: Robert Leonard

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: 1930s, Deception, Pursuit, Husband, Father, New York City, Quest, Melodramatic, 1940s, Marriage, Best friend


Nominated Costume Design (Black-and-White)