Mr. Skeffington (1945)

Mr. Skeffington
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr 7mins.
Genres Drama
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Molly Lamont Actor Miss Morris 1 1000021
Vincent Sherman Director n/a 2 2000001
Walter Kingsford Actor Dr. Melton 1 1000020
Dolores Gray Actor Singer 1 1000019
Bunny Sunshine Actor Young Fanny at 5 1 1000017
Gigi Perreau Actor Young Fanny at Age 25 1 1000018
Julius J Epstein Producer n/a 3 3000001
Philip G Epstein Producer n/a 3 3000002
Ralph Dawson Editor n/a 172 7000001
Franz Waxman Music n/a 120781 8000001
Ernest Haller Photography n/a 120835 6000001
Philip G Epstein Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Julius J Epstein Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Sylvia Arslan Actor Young Fanny at Age 10 1 1000016
Halliwell Hobbes Actor Soames 1 1000015
Marjorie Riordan Actor Young Fanny 1 1000006
Robert Shayne Actor MacMahon 1 1000007
George Coulouris Actor Dr. Byles 1 1000005
Richard Waring Actor Trippy Trellis 1 1000004
Claude Rains Actor Job Skeffington 1 1000002
Walter Abel Actor George Trellis 1 1000003
John Alexander Actor Jim Conderley 1 1000008
Jerome Cowan Actor Edward Morrison 1 1000009
Bill Kennedy Actor Thatcher 1 1000013
Tom Stevenson Actor Rev. Hyslup 1 1000014
Peter Whitney Actor Chester Forbish 1 1000012
Dorothy Peterson Actor Manby 1 1000011
Charles Drake Actor Johnny Mitchell 1 1000010
Bette Davis Actor Fanny" Beatrice Trellis Skeffington 1 1000001
Vain society woman Fanny Trellis is informed by Jewish-American financier Job Skeffington that her brother Trippy has stolen money to pay his gambling debts, Fanny marries Job, securing his promise that he won't prosecute her thieving sibling. Angered by Fanny's agreeing to this loveless union, Trippy runs off to join the army, and is killed during World War I. Fanny holds Skeffington responsible for her brother's death, and demands a divorce with a generous cash settlement.