Becky Sharp

In the years just preceding Waterloo, best friends Becky Sharp and Amelia Sedley  graduate from Miss Pinkerton’s Academy for Girls. The wealthy Amelia invites the... Read more


Becky Sharp

Directed by Rouben Mamoulian

Year: 1935
Running Time: 84
Color Type: Color
Aspect Ratio: 1.37:1
Country: U.S.
Language: English
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Becky Sharp

Cast
Miriam Hopkins
Frances Dee
Cedric Hardwicke
Billie Burke
Nigel Bruce
Alan Mowbray

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Directed by Rouben Mamoulian


Brand New 4K Restoration from the 35mm Nitrate Negative & Positive Separations! In the years just preceding Waterloo, best friends Becky Sharp (Miriam Hopkins, Trouble in Paradise) and Amelia Sedley (Frances Dee, I Walked with a Zombie) graduate from Miss Pinkerton’s Academy for Girls. The wealthy Amelia invites the penniless Becky into the bosom of her family home while the manipulative Becky plots her climb up the social ladder. Entirely lacking in scruples and unhampered by conscience or morality, Becky ascends to the very pinnacle of society, crushing anyone who stands in her path. Set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars, Rouben Mamoulian’s (Love Me Tonight, The Mark of Zorro) adaptation of Thackeray’s (The Memoirs of Barry Lyndon, Esq.) epic novel Vanity Fair was the first film to be produced in three-strip Technicolor. Screenplay by Francis Edward Faragoh (Little Caesar, Frankenstein) and co-starring Cedric Hardwicke (The Lodger), Billie Burke (The Young in Heart), Nigel Bruce (Suspicion) and Alan Mowbray (I Wake Up Screaming).

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