About the film
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Release Date: October 06, 1949
|Slogan||:||«A truly great motion picture»|
|Genres||:||Drama, History, Romance|
|Producers||:||William Wyler, Robert Wyler, Lester Koenig, Charles Woolstenhulme|
|Writers||:||Henry James, Augustus Goetz, Augustus Goetz, Ruth Goetz|
Dull and plain Catherine lives with her emotionally distant father, Dr. Sloper, in 1840s New York. Her days are empty -- filled with little more than needlepoint. Enter handsome Morris Townsend, a dashing social climber with his eye on the spinster's heart and substantial inheritance.