Ethel Barrymore

Portrait of Jennie

Portrait of Jennie

Director: William Dieterle
Year: 1948

When struggling artist Eben Adams (Joseph Cotten) meets the beautiful and mysterious Jennie Appleton (Jennifer Jones), he is instantly captivated. Before long, Jennie has become his great muse and he is enjoying success and bliss beyond his dreams. But there is a price to pay for such elation, and soon Eben must face the truth about who Jennie really is.

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The Paradine Case

The Paradine Case

Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Year: 1947

From master of suspense Alfred Hitchcock comes this nail-biting thriller that packs a punch. Hollywood legend Gregory Peck headlines this masterful story of a murder trial that will keep you guessing until the final frame.

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Deadline U.S.A.

Deadline U.S.A.

Director: Richard Brooks
Year: 1952

Screen legend Humphrey Bogart (Casablanca) stars as a fictional newspaper editor Ed Hutcheson of “The Day”, which will be folding in three days. Even though he and his staff will be out of work within days, he intends to expose the criminal activities of vicious crime boss Tomas Rienzi (Martin Gabel).

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The Spiral Staircase

The Spiral Staircase

Director: Robert Siodmak
Year: 1946

A murderer is targeting disabled young women in a New England town, and Helen, a mute servant in a Gothic mansion, is terrified she's next. Mrs. Warren (Ethel Barrymore), the invalid, bullying mistress of the house, warns Helen to leave at once, rather than rely on her weak son and stepson for protection. But even as Helen is packing her things, she suspects she may be too late and the murderer is closer than she ever imagined.

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