Daisy Kenyon
Daisy Kenyon (1947)

Daisy Kenyon stars Joan Crawford as the eponymous heroine, a Manhattan commercial artist. Daisy is torn between two men: a handsome, married attorney (Dana Andrews) and an unmarried Henry Fonda. Deciding to do the "right thing",… More

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Rated: G
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Release Date: December 25, 1947
DVD Release Date: March 11, 2008
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Richard Brody
New Yorker

Rarely have love and madness seemed so fruitfully allied.

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Emanuel Levy

Though one of Preminger's weaker films, it's still interesting to watch as a sampler of the woman's picture and star vehicle for Joan Crwaford.

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Fernando F. Croce

A scrupulously cooled romance and a portrait of a postwar nation, but first and foremost a fluid chart of thorny personal spaces brushing against each other

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The women's pic is given a far better treatment than it deserved.

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Dan Callahan
Slant Magazine

Fairly recently, Otto Preminger's Daisy Kenyon has been starting to get some of the acclaim and attention it deserves.

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Flixster Audience Score: 56% Flixster User Reviews
William Dunmyer
My God, there's another one. Another wonderful Joan Crawford movie that has been completely forgotten. I've lost count now of how many I have found.… More
Aj V
A pretty good romantic drama with a good cast, but it could be better.
jay nixon
Average drama with Joan emoting all over the place, Andrews and Fonda are an interesting contrast. One of the last times Crawford played a feminine character… More
Veronique Kwak
"daisy kenyou" is another of those popularly cliched concepts on feministic romances in past cinema, always upon the issue of a woman's choice,… More
Randy Tippy
<i>Daisy Kenyon</i> is to film noir what <i>The Wizard of Oz</i> is to horror films. Sure, there are some noirish elements, but this is… More