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100 Ratings

A Double Life

Directed by George Cukor
United States, 1947
Drama, Thriller, Film noir


A Broadway actor Anthony “Tony” John is a dedicated lonely professional that still loves his former wife Brita. They are playing Othello for almost two years and Tony has a breakdown, beginning to lose his mind and sense of reality, confusing his identity with his characters.

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A Double Life Directed by George Cukor

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1948 | 2 wins including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

1948 | 2 nominations including: Best Director

Golden Globes (USA)

1948 | Winner: Best Actor

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