The Letter (1940)
A classic suspense film directed by William Wyler, this drama stars Bette Davis as a woman accused of murder. She says it was self-defense, but will a mystery letter save her or condemn her? Herbert Marshall and Gale Sondergaard also star in this taut thriller, based on the play by W. Somerset Maugham. 95 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, Spanish, French; alternate ending; theatrical trailer; radio adaptations. NOTE: This Title Is Out Of Print; Limit One Per Customer.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Picture, Best Actress (Bette Davis), Best Supporting Actor (James Stephenson), Best Director (William Wyler), Best Cinematography (Black and White), Best Original Score, Best Editing
- William Wyler
- Black & White
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Bette Davis, Herbert Marshall, James Stephenson, Frieda Inescort, Gale Sondergaard, Bruce Lester, Elizabeth Earl, Cecil Kellaway, Sen Yung, Doris Lloyd, Willie Fung, Tetsu Komai, Leonard Mudie, John Ridgely, Charles Irwin, Holmes Herbert, Douglas Walton