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A Letter to Three Wives (1949)

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Jeanne Crain Jeanne Crain
Deborah Bishop
Linda Darnell Linda Darnell
Lora Mae Hollingsway
Ann Sothern Ann Sothern
Rita Phipps
Kirk Douglas Kirk Douglas
George Phipps
Paul Douglas Paul Douglas
Porter Hollingsway
Barbara Lawrence Barbara Lawrence
Babe Finney
Jeffrey Lynn Jeffrey Lynn
Brad Bishop
Connie Gilchrist Connie Gilchrist
Ruby Finney


Written by
Vera Caspary Vera Caspary
(adaptation)
Joseph L. Mankiewicz Joseph L. Mankiewicz
(screenplay)


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Description: Before he made the classic All About Eve, writer-director Joseph L. Mankiewicz made this clever story about three wives who spend an afternoon at a children's picnic mulling over a letter all three had just received, from a woman who says she's just run off with one of their husbands. As the wives--a former farm girl (Jeanne Crain), a radio soap opera writer (Ann Sothern), and a social climber from the wrong side of the tracks (Linda Darnell)--mull over the troubles of their marriages, each begins to think that she's the one left behind. A Letter to Three Wives doesn't have the crackling show-biz milieu of Eve, but it has the sa ... (more)
Release date: 3 February 1949
UPC: 024543131397
Tags: Comedy (4), Romance (3), Mystery (3), Usa (2), 1940s (2), 1949 (2), Oscar Winner (2), Drama (2), Thriller (2), Kirk Douglas (2), Suspense (2), Black And White (2), Dramas (1), Best Director Oscar (1), Romantic (1), 1940's (1), 40s (1), Paul Douglas (1), Melodrama (1), Letter (1)
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