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479 Ratings

Now, Voyager

Directed by Irving Rapper
United States, 1942
Drama, Romance


Boston spinster Charlotte has had her life controlled entirely by her mother; a wealthy mother, Mrs. Henry Vale. Feeling despondent, she’s convinced to spend some time in a sanitarium. Soon, Charlotte’s transformed into a sophisticated, confident woman.

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Now, Voyager Directed by Irving Rapper

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1943 | Winner: Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture

1943 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress in a Leading Role

National Film Preservation Board

2007 | Winner: National Film Registry

Critics reviews

If anyone lives up to the term self-reliance, it’s Davis, and Charlotte is unimaginable without the actress’s animating spirit.
November 26, 2019
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Notable for Max Steiner and Walt Whitman (and Bette Davis, at her least mask-like), but also for the fact that the makeover doesn’t happen in broad strokes, as in most modern chick-flicks.
May 12, 2015
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