Dodsworth
NR 1936 101 minutes Facebook

Synopsis

Sam Dodsworth's materialistic wife is obsessed with the notion that he is growing old, so she convinces him to liquidate everything and move them to Europe. Even there, though, she finds Sam unadventurous and boring, eventually leaving him for another man. While in Italy, Sam reconnects with Edith, a lovely widow he met while sailing, and is surprised by how deeply he cares for her.

Credits

Awards

1937 Academy Awards

Nominated

  • Best Picture

1937 Academy Awards

Winner

  • Best Art Direction

Nominated

  • Best Actor - Leading Role
  • Best Actress - Supporting Role
  • Best Director
  • Best Sound, Recording
  • Best Screenplay - Adaptation