The Epic Film Challenge II
#235 – All About Eve (1950)
Dir. Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Starring: Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Celeste Holm, Gary Merrill, Hugh Marlowe, Thelma Ritter, Marilyn Monroe
The two hundred and thirty-fifth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, the multiple award winning Hollywood classic, All About Eve.
Recorded in July 2018.
Oscar Wins: Best Picture (Darryl F. Zanuck), Best Director (Joseph L. Mankiewicz), Best Screenplay (Joseph L. Mankiewicz), Best Supporting Actor (George Sanders), Best Costume Design – Black and White (Edith Head, Charles LeMaire), Best Sound Recording (Thomas T. Moulton)
Is it a film you must see before you die?
Luke: Absolutely! One of the best films listed in the book so far, almost a quarter of my way through. Just an outstanding drama with wonderful performances.