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Rebecca (1940)  link to Rebecca on IMDb  

Number: 1013

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IMDb Rating:
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8.2/10 (96438 votes)

Country: USA, 130 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, French

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama, Romance, Mystery

Director(s): Alfred Hitchcock

Cast: Laurence Olivier (as 'Maxim' de Winter), Joan Fontaine (as Mrs. de Winter), George Sanders (as Jack Favell), Judith Anderson (as Mrs. Danvers), Nigel Bruce (as Major Giles Lacy)

Medium: Unknown,

Storyline: A shy ladies' companion, staying in Monte Carlo with her stuffy employer, meets the wealthy Maxim de Winter. She and Max fall in love, marry and return to Manderley, his large country estate in Cornwall. Max is still troubled by the death of his first wife, Rebecca, in a boating accident the year before. The second Mrs. de Winter clashes with the housekeeper, Mrs. Danvers, and discovers that Rebecca still has a strange hold on everyone at Manderley.

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3