The Blue Veil(Movie, 1951)

1h 53min | Genre: Drama
The Blue VeilRating: 3.3/5 (with 44 votes)
The Blue Veil is a 1951 American historical drama film directed by Curtis Bernhardt and starring Jane Wyman, Charles Laughton, Joan Blondell. It tells the story of a woman who spends her life caring for other people’s children, beginning just after World War I. The title refers to the headdresses once worn by governesses and nannies, colored blue to distinguish them from the white veils worn by medical nurses. The screenplay by Norman Corwin is based on a story by François Campaux, adapted for the French-language film Le Voile Bleu in 1942. ()
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Awards & Nominations for The Blue Veil

Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress Academy Award for Best Actress

About The Blue Veil

A World War I widow loses her only child and spends the rest of her life as a children's nurse.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 2 languages: German (DE), English (EN)
Status: Released
Release date US: 10/26/1951
Revenue: 3,550,000 USD
Color: Black & White (B/W)

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