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56 Ratings

Johnny Belinda

Directed by Jean Negulesco
United States, 1948


In post-war Cape Breton, a doctor’s efforts to tutor a deaf/mute woman are undermined when she is raped, and the resulting pregnancy causes scandal to swirl.

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Johnny Belinda Directed by Jean Negulesco

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1949 | Winner: Best Actress in a Leading Role

1949 | 11 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1948 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Writers Guild of America

1949 | Nominee: Best Written American Drama (Screen)

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