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2.8
25 Ratings

Desire Under the Elms

Directed by Delbert Mann
United States, 1958
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

Ephraim Cabot is an old man of amazing vitality who loves his New England farm with a greedy passion. Hating him and sharing his greed, are the sons of two wives Cabot has overworked into early graves. When the old man brings home a new wife, Anna, she becomes a fierce contender to inherit the farm.

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Desire Under the Elms Directed by Delbert Mann

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1959 | Nominee: Best Cinematography, Black-and-White

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