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The Actress

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MPAA Rating: NR
Genre: Drama
Director: George Cukor

In 1913 Boston, teenager Ruth Gordon Jones wants nothing more than to be a famous actress. Her father, Clinton, who recently lost his job as a sailor and became a factory worker, however expresses his desire that Ruth train to be a teacher. Between managing a blossoming romance with a Harvard student and trying to get a foothold in the theatrical world, Ruth must convince her family to support her dreams.

Cast :

  • Spencer Tracy
  • Clinton Jones
  • Jean Simmons
  • Ruth Gordon Jones (later known as Ruth Gordon)
  • Anthony Perkins
  • Fred Whitmarsh
  • Teresa Wright
  • Annie Jones
  • Mary Wickes
  • Emma Glavey
  • Ian Wolfe
  • Mr. Bagley
  • Norma Jean Nilsson
  • Anna Williams
  • Dawn Bender
  • Katherine Follets
Producers :
Lawrence Weingarten
Writers :

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