The Old Maid1939

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The Old Maid
Directed by:
Edmund Goulding

Starring Bette Davis, Miriam Hopkins, George Brent, Donald Crisp, Jane Bryan and Louise Fazenda, "The Old Maid" (also known as "Alte Jungfer, Die", "Grande amore, Il") is a Drama film directed by Edmund Goulding, and written by Casey Robinson (screenplay) and Zoe Akins (play), released in the USA on August 16 of 1939.

Who directed "The Old Maid":

The Old Maid was directed by Edmund Goulding, an English writer, director, actor, and producer.

Before making The Old Maid, Edmund Goulding had directed Dark Victory, released in 1939, The Dawn Patrol (1938), White Banners (1938), A Night at the Opera (1935), Hollywood Party (1934), and Riptide (1934). Since, he directed We Are Not Alone, released in 1939, The Great Lie (1941), Forever and a Day (1943), The Constant Nymph (1943), The Razor's Edge (1946), and The Shocking Miss Pilgrim (1947).

What was the release date of "The Old Maid":

The Old Maid was first released on Wednesday, August 16, 1939, in the United States. Also released on Wednesday, August 16, 1939 has been Island of Lost Men (dir. Kurt Neumann). This was eighty (80) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, January 31, 1945 in France and on Sunday, December 21, 1980 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "The Old Maid":

At the casting of The Old Maid we find Bette Davis, previously seen in Land of Liberty (1939) and Juarez (1939); Miriam Hopkins (Men Are Not Gods (1936), These Three (1936)); George Brent (Land of Liberty (1939), Dark Victory (1939)) [ more... ]

  • Bette Davis, George Brent, Donald Crisp and Janet Shaw can also be seen in Jezebel, released in 1938.
  • Bette Davis, Donald Crisp, Jane Bryan and Janet Shaw can be seen in The Sisters, released in 1938.
  • Bette Davis, Donald Crisp and James Stephenson also appeared in The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex, released in 1939.
  • Donald Crisp, James Stephenson and William Lundigan also appeared in The Sea Hawk, released in 1940.
  • Jerome Cowan and Bette Davis, George Brent also worked together in The Great Lie, released in 1941.
  • Janet Shaw and Donald Crisp, Jane Bryan also worked together in Confession, released in 1937.
  • Bette Davis, Donald Crisp and James Stephenson also appeared in Shining Victory, released in 1941.

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