Not Rated | | Drama, Mystery, Romance
David O. Selznick wanted Olivia de Havilland to play the female lead, but was faced with insurmountable problems: she was already committed to Samuel Goldwyn for Raffles (1939), Warner Bros. was being uncooperative about lending her out, and she was reluctant to accept the part because her sister, Joan Fontaine, was also ... ...
Mrs. de Winter:
Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again.
After the luncheon, de Winter and the Narrator are standing on the steps waving goodbye; Jasper the dog moves from one side of the steps to the other between shots.
The original 1940 credits read "Selznick International presents its picturization of Daphne Du Maurier's 'Rebecca'". The credits on the re-issue version read "The Selznick Studio presents its production of Daphne Du Maurier's 'Rebecca'".
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