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  • 1962
  • 58 min
  • 7.7  (32)

Rebecca is a 1962 film adaptation of the classic novel by Daphne du Maurier, directed by Jack Glenwood and starring James Mason, Joan Hackett, Nina Foch, and Lloyd Bochner. The film takes us on a journey through the world of social class, power, and obsession. The story follows a young woman who falls in love with a wealthy widower named Maxim de Winter. They marry and move into de Winter's palatial estate, Manderley. As the new mistress of the house, the young woman is confronted by the haunting legacy of Maxim's first wife, Rebecca, who died tragically in a boating accident.

The memory of Rebecca looms large in the house and in the mind of Maxim, who is still haunted by her death. The new mistress of the house becomes obsessed with learning more about Rebecca and uncovers some disturbing truths about her husband's past.

The film is a stunning adaptation of du Maurier's novel, with superb performances from the entire cast. James Mason gives a nuanced and powerful performance as the tormented Maxim de Winter. Nina Foch is excellent as Mrs. Danvers, the cold and calculating housekeeper who is loyal to Rebecca's memory above all else. Joan Hackett is charming and sympathetic as the young woman who becomes entangled in the mystery surrounding Rebecca.

The film is beautifully shot, with sweeping shots of the English countryside and dark, foreboding shots of Manderley. The production design is top-notch, with exquisite attention to detail in the period costumes and set design.

Rebecca is a haunting and gripping tale of obsession, power, and the enduring nature of memory. The film captures the essence of du Maurier's novel and brings it to life with stylish direction, powerful performances, and stunning production values. It is a must-see for fans of classic literature and film.

Rebecca is a 1962 drama with a runtime of 58 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.7.

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  • Runtime
    58 min
  • IMDB Rating
    7.7  (32)