Throwback: Joan Fontaine Favorite Performance

Winner of one Oscar and with a career that lasted over 50 years, actress Joan Fontaine is one of the most noted Classic film stars, in which movie did she give your favorite performance?

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1.
Rebecca (1940)
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A self-conscious bride is tormented by the memory of her husband's dead first wife. (130 mins.)
 
2.
Suspicion (1941)
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A shy young heiress marries a charming gentleman, and soon begins to suspect he is planning to murder her. (99 mins.)
 
3.
The Women (1939)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A study of the lives and romantic entanglements of various interconnected women. (133 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
 
4.
Gunga Din (1939)
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In 19th century India, three British soldiers and a native waterbearer must stop a secret mass revival of the murderous Thuggee cult before it can rampage across the land. (117 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
 
5.
Letter from an Unknown Woman (1948)
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A pianist about to flee from a duel receives a letter from a woman he cannot remember, who may hold the key to his downfall. (86 mins.)
Director: Max Opuls
 
6.
Ivanhoe (1952)
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A knight seeks to free the captive King Richard and put him back on the throne. (106 mins.)
Director: Richard Thorpe
 
7.
Jane Eyre (1943)
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After a harsh childhood, orphan Jane Eyre is hired by Edward Rochester, the brooding lord of a mysterious manor house to care for his young daughter. (97 mins.)
 
8.
Othello (1951)
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The general Othello is manipulated into thinking that his new wife Desdemona has been carrying on an affair with one of his officers Michael Cassio when in reality it is all part of the scheme of a bitter lieutenant named Iago. (90 mins.)
Director: Orson Welles
 
9.
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)
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When the Earth is threatened by a burning Van Allen Radiation Belt, US Navy Admiral Harriman Nelson plans to shoot a nuclear missile at the Belt using his experimental atomic submarine, the Seaview. (105 mins.)
Director: Irwin Allen
 
10.
Beyond a Reasonable Doubt (1956)
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A novelist aided by his future father-in-law conspires to frame himself in the murder of a stripper as part of an effort to ban capital punishment. (80 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
 
11.
The Bigamist (1953)
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Harry and Eve Graham are trying to adopt a baby. The head of the agency senses Harry is keeping a secret and does some investigating... (80 mins.)
Director: Ida Lupino
 
12.
The Witches (1966)
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Following a horrifying experience with the occult in Africa, a schoolteacher moves to a small English village, only to discover that black magic resides there as well. (90 mins.)
Director: Cyril Frankel
 
13.
Born to Be Bad (1950)
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Christabel fools everyone with her sweet exterior including her cousin Donna and Donna's wealthy fiancée Curtis... (94 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Ray
 
14.
A Damsel in Distress (1937)
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Lady Alyce Marshmorton must marry soon, and the staff of Tottney Castle have laid bets on who she'll choose... (101 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
 
15.
The Emperor Waltz (1948)
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A brash American gramophone salesman tries to get Emperor Franz Joseph's endorsement in turn-of-the-century Austria. (106 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
 
16.
Until They Sail (1957)
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During WW2, husband-less New Zealand women meet and marry American soldiers who are fighting in the Pacific theater. (94 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
 
17.
Quality Street (1937)
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In the 1810s, an old maid poses as her own niece in order to teach her onetime beau a lesson. (83 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
 
18.
Casanova's Big Night (1954)
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A meek tailor thinks his wooing will be helped if he assumes the identity of the famous Casanova...who's deeply in debt. (86 mins.)
 
19.
The Constant Nymph (1943)
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Fourteen-year-old Tessa is hopelessly in love with handsome composer Lewis Dodd, a family friend. Lewis adores Tessa... (112 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding
 
20.
Island in the Sun (1957)
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Set on a fictitious island in the Carribean during colonial British rule, it focuses on the life of... (119 mins.)
Director: Robert Rossen
 
21.
This Above All (1942)
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Although she comes from an aristocratic family, beautiful Prudence Cathaway defies convention by joining the WAAFs and becoming romantically involved with an AWOL soldier. (110 mins.)
Director: Anatole Litvak
 
22.
Kiss the Blood Off My Hands (1948)
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Fugitive Bill Saunders and lonely nurse Jane Wharton are crossed by fate when he hides out in her apartment. (79 mins.)
Director: Norman Foster
 
23.
No More Ladies (1935)
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A society girl tries to reform her playboy husband by making him jealous. (80 mins.)
 
24.
Tender Is the Night (1962)
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A Psychiatrist and his life with a patient he helped to recover. (142 mins.)
Director: Henry King
 
25.
September Affair (1950)
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An industrialist (Joseph Cotton) and a pianist (Joan Fontaine) meet on a trip and fall in love. Through a quirk of fate... (104 mins.)
 
26.
You Gotta Stay Happy (1948)
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Indecisive heiress Dee Dee Dillwood is pushed into marrying her sixth fiancée, but unable to face the wedding night... (100 mins.)
Director: H.C. Potter
 
27.
Frenchman's Creek (1944)
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An English lady falls madly in love with a French Pirate. (110 mins.)
Director: Mitchell Leisen
 
28.
Serenade (1956)
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Damon Vincenti, a young vineyard worker, has a beautiful tenor voice and dreams of becoming a great opera singer... (121 mins.)
Director: Anthony Mann
 
29.
Ivy (1947)
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An Edwardian belle meets a rich bachelor, but what to do about her husband and her lover? (99 mins.)
Director: Sam Wood
 
30.
From This Day Forward (1946)
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Incidents of a marriage are recalled in flashback. (95 mins.)
Director: John Berry
 
31.
Maid's Night Out (1938)
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A millionaire's son works as a milkman for a month to win a bet with his father. While delivering milk... (64 mins.)
Director: Ben Holmes
 
32.
Flight to Tangier (1953)
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At the Tangier airport, a group of people await the arrival of a mysterious plane from behind the Iron Curtain... (90 mins.)
 
33.
A Certain Smile (1958)
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Dominique, a law student at the Sorbonne, is engaged to a fellow classmate. Unfortunately, she's more attracted to his philandering Uncle Luc, who's married to the charming Francoise. Dominique and Luc begin a tawdry affair. (104 mins.)
Director: Jean Negulesco
 
34.
The Affairs of Susan (1945)
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Susan is about to be married, but the wedding may get called off after her fiancee summons three former beaus... (110 mins.)
 
35.
Something to Live For (1952)
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An actress becomes an alcoholic after being jilted. She is aided by an Alcoholics Anonymous member with whom she has an affair; however, he is married. (89 mins.)
Director: George Stevens