MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 56,700 this week

Keeper of the Bees (1947)

 |  Drama  |  10 July 1947 (USA)
5.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.8/10 from 10 users  
Reviews: write review

Michael Worthington, an elderly owner of an apiary, befriends an embittered artist, Jamie McFarlaine, who is seeking a divorce from his wife. Jamie falls in love with Alice, but the romance... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 150 titles
created 18 Aug 2013
 
list image
a list of 9997 titles
created 26 Nov 2013
 
list image
a list of 42 titles
created 08 Apr 2014
 
list image
a list of 42 titles
created 11 months ago
 
list image
a list of 42 titles
created 3 weeks ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Keeper of the Bees (1947)

Keeper of the Bees (1947) on IMDb 5.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Keeper of the Bees.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

The story, told in eight episodes, covers different facets of the American Spirit, from racial and religious tolerance to the dangers of self-centeredness and myopic reasoning. The parables... See full summary »

Directors: Clarence Brown, Don Hartman, and 5 more credits »
Stars: Ethel Barrymore, Keefe Brasselle, Gary Cooper
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Steve Sinclair is a world a world-weary former gunslinger, now living as a peaceful farmer. Things go wrong when his wild younger brother Tony arrives on the scene with his new bride Joan Blake.

Directors: Robert Parrish, John Sturges
Stars: Robert Taylor, Julie London, John Cassavetes
Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

An old Cuban fisherman's dry spell is broken when he hooks a gigantic fish that drags him out to sea. Based on Ernest Hemingway's story.

Directors: John Sturges, Henry King, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Spencer Tracy, Felipe Pazos, Harry Bellaver
Joe Kidd (1972)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

An ex-bounty hunter reluctantly helps a wealthy landowner and his henchmen track down a Mexican revolutionary leader.

Director: John Sturges
Stars: Clint Eastwood, Robert Duvall, John Saxon
Adventure | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Allied P.O.W.s plan for several hundred of their number to escape from a German camp during World War II.

Director: John Sturges
Stars: Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough
Action | Adventure | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

An oppressed Mexican peasant village assembles seven gunfighters to help defend their homes.

Director: John Sturges
Stars: Yul Brynner, Steve McQueen, Charles Bronson
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
Michael Duane ...
...
Alice
...
Michael Worthington
...
Mrs. Ferris
Jo Ann Marlowe ...
Little Scout - The Orphan
J. Farrell MacDonald ...
Postmaster
...
Dr. Grayson
Frances Robinson ...
Mrs. Marcia MacFarlane
George Meader ...
Barber
Olin Howland ...
Customer (as Olin Howlin)
Jessie Arnold ...
Mrs. Postmaster
Edit

Storyline

Michael Worthington, an elderly owner of an apiary, befriends an embittered artist, Jamie McFarlaine, who is seeking a divorce from his wife. Jamie falls in love with Alice, but the romance is almost doomed by the gossip-spreading of a meddlesome neighbor. The pair are reconciled through the actions of an orphan girl, whom they decide to adopt after they are married. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

based on novel | See All (1) »

Taglines:

THRILLING, CHEERING ROMANCE! (original print media ad - all caps)

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

10 July 1947 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Version of The Keeper of the Bees (1935) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Keeper/AliasSearch MercuryNews
Discuss Keeper of the Bees (1947) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?