Movie was released on 1949-10-06, the IMDB rating is 8,1 (upd: 08-07-2020) and lasts 115 min. The Heiress belongs to the following categories: Best Romance. Directed by William Wyler.Overview
Dull and plain Catherine (Olivia de Havilland) lives with her emotionally distant father, Dr. Sloper (Ralph Richardson), in 1840s New York. Her days are empty — filled with little more than needlepoint. Enter handsome Morris Townsend (Montgomery Clift), a dashing social climber with his eye on the spinster’s heart and substantial inheritance. William Wyler’s Oscar-winning film is an adaptation of the Henry James novel Washington Square.
Genre: Best Romance
Director: William Wyler
Actors: Albert Pollet, Allison Tolman, Arthur Dulac, Betty Linley, David Thursby, Donald Kerr, Dorothy Vernon, Douglas Spencer, Franklyn Farnum, Harry Antrim, Jack Chefe, Lester Dorr, Louise Lorimer, Loulette Sablon, Marcel De La Brosse, Miriam Hopkins, Mona Freeman, Montgomery Clift, Nan Boardman, Olivia de Havilland, Paul Lees, Ralph Richardson, Ralph Sanford, Ray Collins, Ray De Ravenne, Russ Conway, Sam Harris, Selena Royle, Vanessa Brown
Country: United States of America