Joan Fontaine

Born: 22 October 1917, Tokyo
Died: 15 December 2013, Carmel, California

Highlighted works

  • Letter from an Unknown Woman

    Letter from an Unknown Woman

    Max Ophuls brought his trademark flowing camera style and a taste of the old Vienna to Hollywood for this tragic story of unrequited love.

  • Suspicion

    Cary Grant and Joan Fontaine are perfectly cast in Hitchcock’s classic psychological thriller.

  • Rebecca

    Rebecca

    Alfred Hitchcock’s chillingly beautiful adaptation of Daphne Du Maurier’s bestseller.

  • The Women

    An astonishing cast are on top form in George Cukor’s wonderfully gossipy talkfest.

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