Not Rated | | Drama, Mystery, Romance
A self-conscious bride is tormented by the memory of her husband's dead first wife.
Robert Donat was one of Alfred Hitchcock's choices for the character Maxim de Winter. Melvyn Douglas, Leslie Howard and Walter Pidgeon were also considered, but rejected by David O. Selznick.David Niven was deemed too young for the role, whilst William Powell was interested, but MGM had raised its loan-out fee.
Well, let me tell you something, Favell: blackmail isn't so pure nor so simple, and it brings a great deal of trouble to a great many people before it's through, and we know how to deal with it in our part of the world. And, sometimes, the ...
Walking back from the beach, the background moves much more quickly than the characters.
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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