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Imitation of Life (1934)

Directed by John M. Stahl. Cast: Claudette Colbert (Beatrice"Bea" Pullman), Warren William (Stephen Archer), Ned Sparks (Elmer Smith, Louise Beavers (Aunt Delilah). The story of two widows and their troubled daughters. In the search for success as an actress, Lora neglects her daughter. Lora's black housekeeper's daughter repudiates her mother by trying to pass for white. As the years pass, each of the four women realizes that she has been living out an emotionally fruitless existence. 106 min.Credits and other information from the Internet Movie Database
Awards & HonorsNational Film Registry Selection

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