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Stella Dallas (1937)

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106 min | Drama, Romance

A working-class woman is willing to do whatever it takes to give her daughter a socially promising future.
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Director
Writers
Sarah Y. Mason (screenplay) | Victor Heerman (screenplay) | Olive Higgins Prouty (novel) | Harry Wagstaff Gribble (dramatization) | Gertrude Purcell (dramatization)
Cinematographer
Rudolph Maté (photography)
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Gross (US & Canada)
$2,000,000
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Release date
Aug 6, 1937 (United States)

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53 cast members
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Barbara Stanwyck
Stella Dallas Stella Dallas   See fewer
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John Boles
Stephen Dallas Stephen Dallas   See fewer
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Anne Shirley
Laurel Dallas Laurel Dallas   See fewer
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Barbara O'Neil
Helen Morrison Helen Morrison   See fewer
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Alan Hale
Ed Munn Ed Munn   See fewer
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Marjorie Main
Mrs. Martin Mrs. Martin   See fewer
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George Walcott
Charlie Martin Charlie Martin   See fewer
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Ann Shoemaker
Miss Margaret Phillibrown Miss Margaret Phillibrown   See fewer
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Tim Holt
Richard Grosvenor Richard Grosvenor   See fewer
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Nella Walker
Mrs. Grosvenor Mrs. Grosvenor   See fewer
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Bruce Satterlee
Con Morrison Con Morrison   See fewer
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Jimmy Butler
Con Morrison - Grown Up Con Morrison - Grown Up   See fewer
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Jack Egger
John Morrison John Morrison   See fewer
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Dickie Jones
Lee Morrison Lee Morrison   See fewer
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Jessie Arnold
Ed's Landlady (uncredited) Ed's Landlady (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Bowen
Man Watching Wedding Behind Stella (unconfirmed) (uncredited) Man Watching Wedding Behind Stella (unconfirmed) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harlan Briggs
Mr. Beamer (uncredited) Mr. Beamer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Heinie Conklin
Train Passenger (uncredited) Train Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Laraine Day
Girl at Soda Shop / Train Passenger (uncredited) Girl at Soda Shop / Train Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Dickson
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ann Doran
Undetermined Secondary Role (unconfirmed) (uncredited) Undetermined Secondary Role (unconfirmed) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lester Dorr
Man on Train (uncredited) Man on Train (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rex Downing
Unconfirmed Secondary Role (unconfirmed) (uncredited) Unconfirmed Secondary Role (unconfirmed) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edythe Elliott
Department Store Clerk (uncredited) Department Store Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edmund Elton
Mr. 'Pop' Martin (uncredited) Mr. 'Pop' Martin (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Filban
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mildred Gover
Agnes - the Maid (uncredited) Agnes - the Maid (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lynda Grey
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Winifred Harris
Miss Phillibrown's Companion on Train (uncredited) Miss Phillibrown's Companion on Train (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Homans
Policeman Outside Wedding (uncredited) Policeman Outside Wedding (uncredited)   See fewer
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Olin Howland
Stephen's Office Clerk (uncredited) Stephen's Office Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Hunsaker
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mitchell Ingraham
Minister (uncredited) Minister (uncredited)   See fewer
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Isabel La Mal
Guest at River Club (uncredited) Guest at River Club (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hazel Langton
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lon McCallister
Boy (unconfirmed) (uncredited) Boy (unconfirmed) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Etta McDaniel
Agnes (uncredited) Agnes (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Meeker
Spencer Chandler (uncredited) Spencer Chandler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frances Morris
Morley's Secretary (uncredited) Morley's Secretary (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edmund Mortimer
Guest at River Club (uncredited) Guest at River Club (uncredited)   See fewer
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Forbes Murray
Stephen's Business Friend (uncredited) Stephen's Business Friend (uncredited)   See fewer
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Vesey O'Davoren
Helen's Butler at Wedding (uncredited) Helen's Butler at Wedding (uncredited)   See fewer
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Michael Owen
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Russ Powell
Itch Powder Victim on Train (uncredited) Itch Powder Victim on Train (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Richman
Stephen Dallas Sr. - Suicide Victim (uncredited) Stephen Dallas Sr. - Suicide Victim (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lynne Roberts
Student (uncredited) Student (uncredited)   See fewer
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Francis Sayles
Soda Shop Clerk (uncredited) Soda Shop Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gertrude Short
Carrie Jenkins (uncredited) Carrie Jenkins (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edwin Stanley
Helen's Butler (uncredited) Helen's Butler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Stanton
Arthur W. Morley (uncredited) Arthur W. Morley (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bert Stevens
Guest at River Club (uncredited) Guest at River Club (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dorothy Vaughan
Martha (uncredited) Martha (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lillian Yarbo
Gladys (uncredited) Gladys (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.4 / 10 | 4,180 votes