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Kitty Foyle: The Natural History of a Woman (27-Dec-1940)

Director: Sam Wood

Writers: Dalton Trumbo; Donald Ogden Stewart

From novel: Kitty Foyle by Christopher Morley

Musical Score by: Roy Webb

Producer: David Hempstead

Keywords: Romantic Drama

Kitty Foyle, an Irish girl from the wrong side of the tracks in Philadelphia, has two men angling for her: Wyn Strafford, a wealthy young socialite, and Mark Eisen, a doctor from New York City. Told in flashback. Ginger Rogers won the Oscar for Best Actress; the film received additional nominations for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay and Best Sound Recording.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Florence Bates
15-Apr-1888 31-Jan-1954 The Moon and Sixpence
Eduardo Ciannelli
30-Aug-1889 8-Oct-1969 Strange Cargo
Gladys Cooper
18-Dec-1888 17-Nov-1971 My Fair Lady
James Craig
4-Feb-1912 28-Jun-1985 Our Vines Have Tender Grapes
Walter Kingsford
20-Sep-1881 7-Feb-1958 British-American character actor
Dennis Morgan
20-Dec-1908 7-Sep-1994 My Wild Irish Rose
Odette Myrtil
28-Jun-1898 18-Nov-1978 Out of the Fog
Ginger Rogers
16-Jul-1911 25-Apr-1995 The Gay Divorcee
Mary Treen
27-Mar-1907 29-Jul-1989 It's A Wonderful Life
Nella Walker
6-Mar-1886 22-Mar-1971 Mack and Walker


Ginger Rogers   ...   Kitty Foyle
Dennis Morgan   ...   Wyn Strafford
James Craig   ...   Mark
Eduardo Ciannelli   ...   Giono
Ernest Cossart   ...   Pop
Gladys Cooper   ...   Mrs. Strafford
Katharine Stevens   ...   Molly
Odette Myrtil   ...   Delphine Detaille
Mary Treen   ...   Pat
Walter Kingsford   ...   Mr. Kennett
Cecil Cunningham   ...   Grandmother
Nella Walker   ...   Aunt Jessica
Edward Fielding   ...   Uncle Edgar
Kay Linaker   ...   Wyn's Wife
Richard Nichols   ...   Wyn's Boy
Florence Bates   ...   Customer


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