Mr. Skeffington Poster

Release Date: January 30th, 2005

DVD Release Date: June 14th, 2005

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 25 min

Plot Summary
A woman dreams of a picture-perfect life but finds she's close to losing everything. Gorgeous Fanny Trellis (Bette Davis) appears to have her choice of men, and wealthy Job Skeffington (Claude Rains) is her pick. Fanny's marriage plans are to preserve her family's reputation, but her machinations are rendered meaningless when her brother Trippy (Richard Waring) is killed in World War I. For Fanny and Job, the following years will be colored by loss, longing and self-discovery.

Cast: Bette Davis, Claude Rains, Walter Abel, Richard Waring, George Coulouris, Marjorie Riordan, Robert Shayne, John Alexander

Director: Vincent Sherman

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Warner Bros., First National Pictures

Distributors: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Love, Marriage, Emotional, Wife, Moving, Husband, Sacrifice, 1940s, 1930s


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