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315 Ratings

Dark Victory

Directed by Edmund Goulding
United States, 1939
Drama, Romance


Traherne (Bette Davis) is a very wealthy Long Island heiress whose life is a constant whirl of cocktails, parties, and wild living. Despite her hedonistic lifestyle, Judith derives little pleasure from life except for her horses, cared for by stable master Michael O’Leary (Humphrey Bogart).

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Dark Victory Directed by Edmund Goulding

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1940 | 3 nominations including: Best Picture

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1939 | 2nd place: Best Actress

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