Imitation Of Life

  • 1959
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Plush and overblown, the last Hollywood hurrah for Sirk, and the resurrection of the weepie by producer Ross Hunter. A string of similar sudsers followed (several with Turner), but this one is the pick of the litter, thanks to Sirk. It's a bizarre, Byzantine, calculatingly depressed and cold affair, with Miss Big Chill herself, Lana Turner, breathing more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Allan Scott
Eleanore Griffin
Source (1 Credit)
Fannie Hurst
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Art Director (2 Credits)
Alexander Golitzen
Richard H. Riedel
Set Decorator (2 Credits)
Julia Heron
Russell A. Gausman
Costumes (2 Credits)
Jean Louis
Special Effects (1 Credit)
Clifford Stine
Music Director (1 Credit)
Joseph Gershenson

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