Carrie Poster

Release Date: 1952

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 58 min

Plot Summary
When beautiful young Carrie Meeber (Jennifer Jones) travels from her small hometown to Chicago in the 1890s, she meets well-off traveling salesman Charles Drouet (Eddie Albert) on the train. When she loses her job in a sweatshop, she reconnects with the smitten Drouet and, scandalously, becomes his mistress. When Drouet's friend George Hurstwood (Laurence Olivier) falls in love with her, complications ensue. William Wyler directs this adaptation of Theodore Dreiser's novel "Sister Carrie."

Cast: Jennifer Jones, Laurence Olivier, Eddie Albert, Miriam Hopkins, Basil Ruysdael, Ray Teal, Barry Kelley, Sara Berner

Director: William Wyler

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Paramount

Keywords: Wife, Melodramatic, Love triangle, Sister, Emotional, Fall, Forbidden love


Nominated British Actor
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1952)
Nominated Art Direction (Black-and-White)
Nominated Film and British Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1952)
Nominated Costume Design (Black-and-White)