The triumphs and tragedies of two English families, the upper-crust Marryots and the working-class Bridges, from 1899 to 1933 are portrayed.
|Diana Wynyard||饰||Jane Marryot|
|克里夫·布洛克 (Clive Brook)||饰||Robert Marryot|
|Una O'Connor||饰||Ellen Bridges|
|Herbert Mundin||饰||Alfred Bridges|
|贝丽尔·默瑟 (Beryl Mercer)||饰||Cook|
Throughout the movie, the passage of years is indicated by dates on title cards, with a Medieval cavalcade marching in the background.On New Year's Eve 1899, upper-crust couple Jane (Diana Wynyard) and Robert Marryot (克里夫·布洛克) return to their London townhouse to keep their tradition of toasting to the new year. Jane is worried because Robert has joined the City of London Imperial Volunteers (CIV) as an officer, and will soon be leaving to serve in the Second Boer War, where Jane's brother is already fighting. The Marryots' butler, Alfred Bridges (Herbert Mundin), has joined the CIV as a pr…
THE PICTURE OF THE GENERATION! (original print ad-all caps)
MAGNITUDE never before attempted TITANIC in its sweep APPEALING to every emotion to which the human heart is susceptible. (Print Ad- Plattsburg Daily Republican,((Plattsburg, NY)) 8 June 1933)
Greater than "Birth of a Nation." - Louella O. Parsons (Print ad- New York Sun, ((New York NY)) 1 February 1933)
- 声音混合： Mono (Western Electric System)
- 纵横比：1.37 : 1
|出品公司||福克斯电影公司 (presents) (Fox film) (Frank Lloyd production)|
|发行公司||Fox Film Company (1933) (Theatrical) (Canada) (as Fox Film Company, Ltd.)|
|Fox Film Company (1933) (Theatrical) (United Kingdom) (as Fox Film Co. Ltd.)|
|Turner Classic Movies (TCM) (2011) (TV) (United States)|
|福克斯电影公司 (1933) (Theatrical) (United States)|
|Epoca (1999) (VHS) (Argentina)|
- 16-year-old 贝蒂·格拉布尔, who had already been in films for 3 years, is the "Blonde Girl on the Couch" in the 1930s wild party sequence. The little girl playing the servant's daughter is 博妮塔·格兰维利 in one of her earliest roles.
- As of now, this film has the fewest IMDb votes out of all Best Picture Oscar winners.
- The first film produced by Fox to win the Best Picture Oscar.