Old Acquaintance
Old Acquaintance (1943)

In this film, Bette Davis plays a famed "serious author" who visits her hometown. She stays at the home of the very married and pregnant Miriam Hopkins. Feeling jealous of Davis' success, Hopkins writes a racy potboiler of her… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 30, 2006
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Josh Larsen

...a bit of a slow boil, but this 1943 melodrama eventually bubbles over with Bette Davis literally trying to shake some sense into Miriam Hopkins.

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Dennis Schwartz
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Crowd pleasing women's pic.

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William Dunmyer
How did I go so many years without someone telling me that I had to see "Old Acquaintance"? It's just a melodrama, but it's one of the best,… More
jay nixon
bette & miriam are a hoot together!
Laura Cameron
Another film where the lead performance (Bette) is far stronger than the film itself. I am admiring her talent more and more. Loving her menswear inspired… More