Housewife Poster

Release Date: March 3rd, 2008

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 10 min

Plot Summary
Nan Reynolds (Ann Dvorak) scrimps and saves to maintain her family on the tiny wages of her husband, William (George Brent), an under-appreciated worker at an advertising agency. When the couple's old friend Patricia (Bette Davis) is hired as a highly paid copywriter at the same company, Nan spurs her husband to start his own business. He does so, and eventually hires Patricia, with whom he begins a long-simmering affair. Nan, who has a suitor of her own, considers divorce.

Cast: Bette Davis, George Brent, Ann Dvorak, John Halliday, Ruth Donnelly, Robert Barrat, Hobart Cavanaugh, Joseph Cawthorn

Director: Alfred Green

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Melodramatic, Witty, Love, 1930s, Sacrifice, Marriage, House, Son, Rise, Husband, Temptation