Imitation of Life 1959

5,000 LL
SKU #Imitation of Life 475*
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Lora Meredith, a white single mother who dreams of being on Broadway, has a chance encounter with Annie Johnson, a black widow. Annie becomes the caretaker of Lora's daughter, Suzie, while Lora pursues her stage career. Both women deal with the difficulties of motherhood: Lora's thirst for fame threatens her relationship with Suzie, while Annie's light-skinned daughter, Sarah Jane, struggles with her African-American identity.

Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 3 wins & 4 nominations.

2h 5min | Drama

Stars: Lana Turner, John Gavin, Sandra Dee
Director
: Douglas Sirk
Language: English
Subtitle: No Subtitle
Rating: Not Rated