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Mr. Skeffington (1944)

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146 min | Drama, Romance

Popular and beautiful Fanny Trellis is forced into a loveless marriage with an older man, Jewish banker Job Skeffington, in order to save her beloved brother Trippy from an embezzlement charge, and predictable complications result.
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Writers
Julius J. Epstein (screen play) | Philip G. Epstein (screen play) | Elizabeth von Arnim (from a story by) (as 'Elizabeth')
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Updated May 25, 1944

Release date
Aug 12, 1944 (United States)

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Bette Davis
Fanny Trellis Skeffington Fanny Trellis Skeffington   See fewer
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Claude Rains
Job Skeffington Job Skeffington   See fewer
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Walter Abel
George Trellis George Trellis   See fewer
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George Coulouris
Doctor Byles Doctor Byles   See fewer
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Richard Waring
Trippy Trellis Trippy Trellis   See fewer
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Marjorie Riordan
Fanny, Jr. Fanny, Jr.   See fewer
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Robert Shayne
MacMahon MacMahon   See fewer
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John Alexander
Jim Conderley Jim Conderley   See fewer
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Jerome Cowan
Edward Morrison Edward Morrison   See fewer
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Johnny Mitchell
Johnny Mitchell Johnny Mitchell   See fewer
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Peter Whitney
Chester Forbish Chester Forbish   See fewer
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Bill Kennedy
Bill Thatcher Bill Thatcher   See fewer
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Ann Codee
French Modiste (scenes deleted) French Modiste (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Antonio Filauri
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Fred Aldrich
Speakeasy Bouncer (uncredited) Speakeasy Bouncer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fanny at Age 10 (uncredited) Fanny at Age 10 (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Ash
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Soames (uncredited) Soames (uncredited)   See fewer
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Man in Skeffington's Office (uncredited) Man in Skeffington's Office (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nightclub Extra (uncredited) Nightclub Extra (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Mower
Man in Skeffington's Office (uncredited) Man in Skeffington's Office (uncredited)   See fewer
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Woman (uncredited) Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fanny at Age 2 (uncredited) Fanny at Age 2 (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.8 / 10 | 4,840 votes