About

A flighty heiress discovers inner strength when she develops a brain tumor.

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Directed by

Edmund Goulding

Written by

Casey Robinson (Screenplay)
George Emerson Brewer Jr. (Theatre Play)
Bertram Bloch (Theatre Play)

Runtime

104 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

I've crammed every minute so full of waste. And now there's so little time. I don't know what to do. I'm afraid!

Cast

Keywords

best friend blindness brain tumor melodrama prognosis

Photos

Lists

#32 on AFI's 100 years...100 passions AFI

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role Bette Davis

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Original Score Max Steiner

Oscar nomination for Best Picture