• The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1950)

The Ghost and Mrs. Muir

Release Date: June 26th, 1950

DVD Release Date: April 1st, 2003

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary

Defying her conventional in-laws, young widow Lucy Muir (Gene Tierney) leaves London with her young daughter and moves away for a quieter life in a secluded seaside cottage. Lucy discovers the ghost of the deceased former owner, sea captain Daniel Gregg (Rex Harrison), is haunting the house, but gathers the courage to stand up to him, and woman and ghost become friends. Faced with dwindling means of support, Lucy agrees to the Captain's challenge to write his colorful life story.

Cast: Gene Tierney, Rex Harrison, George Sanders, Edna Best, Vanessa Brown, Anna Lee, Robert Coote, Natalie Wood

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Genres: Fantasy

Production Co: Twentieth Century Fox

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: London , Amusing , Dark , Daughter , Love , Transformation , Rise , Moving , Fascinating ,


Nominated Art Direction (Black-and-White)