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The Great Lie
Directed by:
Edmund Goulding

Starring Bette Davis, George Brent, Mary Astor, Lucile Watson, Hattie McDaniel and Grant Mitchell, "The Great Lie" (also known as "Vertauschtes Glück", "Grande menzogna, La", "Far Horizon") is a Drama film directed by Edmund Goulding, released on April 05 of 1941 in the USA.

Sometimes there's a terrible penalty for telling the truth.

Who is the director of "The Great Lie":

The Great Lie was directed by Edmund Goulding, an English writer, director, actor, and producer.

Before The Great Lie, Edmund Goulding had directed We Are Not Alone, released in 1939, The Old Maid (1939), Dark Victory (1939), The Dawn Patrol (1938), White Banners (1938), and A Night at the Opera (1935). Since, he directed Forever and a Day, released in 1943, The Constant Nymph (1943), The Razor's Edge (1946), The Shocking Miss Pilgrim (1947), Everybody Does It (1949), and We're Not Married! (1952).

When was "The Great Lie" released:

The Great Lie was initally released in the United States on Saturday, April 05, 1941.. This was seventy-eight (78) years ago.

It has been released on Tuesday, April 07, 1998 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "The Great Lie":

At the casting of The Great Lie we find Bette Davis, previously seen in The Letter (1940) and All This, and Heaven Too (1940); George Brent (The Fighting 69th (1940), The Rains Came (1939)); Mary Astor (Brigham Young (1940), Turnabout (1940)) [ more... ]

  • Bette Davis, George Brent, Mary Astor, Hattie McDaniel and Sam McDaniel also appeared together in In This Our Life, released in 1942.
  • Hattie McDaniel, Russell Hicks, Virginia Brissac, Addison Richards and Sam McDaniel also worked together in They Died with Their Boots On, released in 1941.
  • Mary Astor, Grant Mitchell, Russell Hicks and Addison Richards can also be seen in The Case of the Howling Dog, released in 1934.
  • Jerome Cowan, Charles Trowbridge, Thurston Hall and Russell Hicks also worked together in The Fountainhead, released in 1949.
  • Sam McDaniel and George Brent, Lucile Watson, Jerome Cowan also worked together in My Reputation, released in 1946.
  • Sam McDaniel and Grant Mitchell, Charles Trowbridge, Thurston Hall also worked together in Colonel Effingham's Raid, released in 1946.
  • Sam McDaniel and Charles Trowbridge, Thurston Hall, Russell Hicks also worked together in Virginia City, released in 1940.
  • Bette Davis, Russell Hicks and Virginia Brissac can be seen in The Little Foxes, released in 1941.
  • Bette Davis, George Brent and Jerome Cowan also appeared in The Old Maid, released in 1939.
  • Grant Mitchell, Charles Trowbridge and Addison Richards also appeared in Edison, the Man, released in 1940.
  • Grant Mitchell, Jerome Cowan and Virginia Brissac can be seen in One Foot in Heaven, released in 1941.
  • Bette Davis, George Brent and Addison Richards have all also be seen in Land of Liberty, released in 1939.
  • Charles Trowbridge, Thurston Hall and Sam McDaniel also appeared together in The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, released in 1947.
  • Bette Davis, George Brent and Sam McDaniel also appeared together in The Rich Are Always with Us, released in 1932.
  • Addison Richards and Charles Trowbridge, Russell Hicks also appeared in The Hoodlum Saint, released in 1946.
  • Bette Davis, George Brent and Virginia Brissac can all be seen in Dark Victory, released in 1939.
  • Bette Davis, George Brent and Addison Richards also worked together in Front Page Woman, released in 1935.
  • Bette Davis, George Brent and Sam McDaniel also appeared in Jezebel, released in 1938.
  • Russell Hicks and Mary Astor, Thurston Hall also worked together in Trapped by Television, released in 1936.
  • Lucile Watson, Hattie McDaniel and Sam McDaniel also appeared together in Never Say Goodbye, released in 1946.
  • Mary Astor, Jerome Cowan and Thurston Hall can be seen in There's Always a Woman, released in 1938.

What is the Storyline of "The Great Lie":

When concert pianist Sandra Kovak (Mary Astor) and her aviator husband Peter Van Allen (George Brent) discover their impulsive marriage is invalid because her divorce had not been finalized before they wed, he leaves her and marries his old flame Maggie Patterson (Bette Davis). Peter travels to Brazil on business and, when his aircraft goes missing, it is presumed it crashed in the jungle and he was killed.

Sandra discovers she is pregnant by Peter, and Maggie proposes she be allowed to raise the [...]

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