Jezebel Poster

Release Date: 1938

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary
In one of her most renowned roles, Bette Davis portrays Julie Marsden, a spoiled Southern belle who risks losing her suitor with her impetuous behavior. Engaged to successful banker Preston Dillard (Henry Fonda), Julie pushes him away with her arrogant and contrary ways, leading to a scandalous scene at a major social event and his subsequent departure. When Preston eventually returns and Julie attempts to win him back, she discovers that it may be too late.

Cast: Bette Davis, Henry Fonda, George Brent, Margaret Lindsay, Donald Crisp, Fay Bainter, Spring Byington, Richard Cromwell

Director: William Wyler

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Doctor, Emotional, Melodramatic, Love triangle, Love


Nominated Outstanding Production
Nominated Cinematography
Nominated Music (Scoring)