The Little Foxes Poster

Release Date: July 26th, 2002

DVD Release Date: July 1st, 1998

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 56 min

Plot Summary
Regina Hubbard Giddens (Bette Davis) and her scheming brothers, Oscar (Carl Benton Reid) and Ben (Charles Dingle), plan to get rich from a cotton mill, but first they must tap into the wealth of Regina's sickly husband, Horace Giddens (Herbert Marshall). The trio attempts to marry Regina's daughter Alexandra (Teresa Wright) to Oscar's son Leo (Dan Duryea). When that plan fails, their schemes devolve into theft and blackmail, driving an irreparable wedge between family members.

Cast: Bette Davis, Herbert Marshall, Dan Duryea, Teresa Wright, Richard Carlson, Patricia Collinge, Charles Dingle, Carl Benton Reid

Director: William Wyler

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Samuel Goldwyn Company

Keywords: Marriage, Husband, Brother, Wife, 1940s, Melodramatic, Temptation, Intense, Family, Daughter, Fall, Rivalry


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Nominated Music (Music Score of a Dramatic Picture)
Nominated Writing (Screenplay)
Nominated Art Direction (Black-and-White)
Nominated Outstanding Motion Picture