The Letter

  • 1940
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

As THE LETTER opens, David Newell visits Davis's Malayan rubber plantation while her husband, Marshall, is away on business. Davis shoots him to death, and later claims that Newell, an old family friend, tried to attack her and that she killed him in self-defense. Marshall, ever faithful, believes her absolutely and asks Stephenson, a respected lawyer, to...read more

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00:17 — A woman pleading self-defense for the murder of her lover regrets an incriminating letter she once wrote. Several Oscar nominations, including Best Pi (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: As THE LETTER opens, David Newell visits Davis's Malayan rubber plantation while her husband, Marshall, is away on business. Davis shoots him to death, and later claims that Newell, an old family friend, tried to attack her and that she killed him in self-… (more)

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