The Old Maid

  • 1939
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Bette Davis had already distinguished herself in DARK VICTORY and JEZEBEL, but she plumbed new emotional depths in this film, and her performance is a revelation. She always liked roles that forced her to stretch as an actress and, despite the fact that she had only just turned 30, she is convincing as a 60-year-old here. Reportedly, Davis and Miriam Hopkins...read more

Video ClipsSee all »

The Old Maid - Official Trailer
00:23 — A woman who's lover is killed in the Civil War haves a cousin raise her illegimate child. From the E. Wharton's novel, via a mediocre adaptation for s (more…)

Cast & Details See all »

  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Bette Davis had already distinguished herself in DARK VICTORY and JEZEBEL, but she plumbed new emotional depths in this film, and her performance is a revelation. She always liked roles that forced her to stretch as an actress and, despite the fact that sh… (more)

Show More »

Watch This

Yvonne Strahovski, The Handmaid's Tale
The Handmaid's Tale's Cast on the Show's Direction

Yvonne Strahovski discusses the show's look