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Orson Welles

The Magnificent Ambersons

88' - 1942 - Drama, Romance - Dialogue: English
Director: Orson Welles Composer: Bernard Herrmann With: Joseph Cotten, Dolores Costello, Anne Baxter
Isabel Amberson, a member of an important family whose husband has died, falls in love with Eugene MOrgan, whom she had earlier loved but who is despised by her family because he designs automobiles Her son George intervenes to prevent their marriage. Isabel leaves on a long voyage and George is too proud to marry Lucy, Eugene Morgan's daughter, even though he loves her. Eventually Isabel dies unhappily and George is left ruined and alone except for his aunt Fanny. He is involved in an automobile accident. In hopsital he asks Morgan for forgiveness.

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Credits

Director

Orson Welles

Composer

Bernard Herrmann

With

Joseph Cotten, Dolores Costello, Anne Baxter

Scenario

Orson Welles, Booth Tarkington, Joseph Cotten

Director of Photography

Stanley Cortez

Editor

Robert Wise

Producer

Orson Welles

More information

Dialogue

English

Countries of production

United States of America

Screenplay based on

"The Magnificent Ambersons" (Booth Tarkington)

Year

1942

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