All About Eve (1950)

Updated February 11, 2017 | Infoplease Staff
Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Cast: Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders and Marilyn Monroe

All About Eve is a witty, sophisticated study of Broadway backstage life, made all the more intriguing by its parallels with Davis's own offscreen reputation as one difficult diva. A sparkling script and consummate acting earned the film six Academy Awards.

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