MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 5,725 this week

The Other Love (1947)

6.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.2/10 from 329 users  
Reviews: 14 user | 5 critic

Seriously ill, concert pianist Karen Duncan is admitted to a Swiss sanitorium. Despite being attracted to Dr Tony Stanton she ignores his warnings of possibly fatal consequences unless she ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

with Prime Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

Venice Film Festival

See the latest from the 2014 Venice Film Festival


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 titles
created 20 Jun 2011
 
a list of 727 titles
created 27 Mar 2013
 
a list of 1691 titles
created 02 Apr 2013
 
a list of 12 titles
created 3 months ago
 
a list of 5352 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The Other Love" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Other Love (1947)

The Other Love (1947) on IMDb 6.2/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Other Love.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

My Reputation (1946)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A recent widow meets an army major while skiing and despite pressures from friends and family becomes romantically involved with him.

Director: Curtis Bernhardt
Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, George Brent, Warner Anderson
Kismet (1955)
Adventure | Musical | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Like a tale spun by Scheherazade, Kismet follows the remarkable and repeated changes of fortune that engulf a poor poet. It all happens in one incredible day when Kismet (Fate) takes a hand.

Directors: Vincente Minnelli, Stanley Donen
Stars: Howard Keel, Ann Blyth, Dolores Gray
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An publisher insinuates himself into the mouldering mansion of the centenarian lover of a renowned but long-dead poet in order to find his lost love letters.

Director: Martin Gabel
Stars: Robert Cummings, Susan Hayward, Agnes Moorehead
Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Helen Ferguson, pregnant, penniless and dumped by her boyfriend Steve Morley, takes the identity of the pregnant Patrice Harkness, when she and her husband are killed in a train crash. The ... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen
Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, John Lund, Jane Cowl
Certificate: Passed Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

On a ski trip, rich, idle Peter Kirk pursues and falls (literally) for Helen Hunt, M.D. After a courtship of hypochondria, she agrees to marry him on the condition that she continue to ... See full summary »

Director: Wesley Ruggles
Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda, Edgar Buchanan
Drama | Western | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A 100-year-old pioneer woman tells her story in flashbacks.

Director: William A. Wellman
Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Joel McCrea, Brian Donlevy
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A fugitive in British Burma hides on a teak plantation, thanks to a mutual attraction with owner Gwen Moore.

Director: Allan Dwan
Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Ryan, David Farrar
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Proud Michael Martin makes fashion model Carolyn quit her job when they marry, but she secretly gets a job when she cannot make ends meet.

Director: Leigh Jason
Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Gene Raymond, Robert Young
Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A desperate husband tries to find help for his wife suffering from addictive gambling.

Director: Michael Gordon
Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Preston, Stephen McNally
Himiko (1974)
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Director: Masahiro Shinoda
Stars: Shima Iwashita, Masao Kusakari, Rie Yokoyama
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A bookish historian is married to a steely Southern belle who raises horses, an animal that he doesn't care for. However, the cute young neighbor girl doesn't feel that way about him and makes no bones about letting him know it.

Director: Irving Pichel
Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Cummings, Diana Lynn
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A Pinkerton detective goes undercover to infiltrate a gang of thieves whose boss is a feisty lady saloonkeeper. Complications ensue.

Director: Joseph Kane
Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Barry Sullivan, Scott Brady
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Karen Duncan
...
Dr. Anthony Stanton
...
Paul Clermont
...
Croupier
...
Celestine Miller
Lenore Aubert ...
Yvonne Dupré
Maria Palmer ...
Huberta
...
Dora Shelton
Edward Ashley ...
Richard Shelton
...
Professor Linnaker
Edit

Storyline

Seriously ill, concert pianist Karen Duncan is admitted to a Swiss sanitorium. Despite being attracted to Dr Tony Stanton she ignores his warnings of possibly fatal consequences unless she rests completely. Rather, she opts for a livelier time in Monte Carlo with dashing Paul Clermont. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Few Women Dare Live It... Few Men Dare Give It...

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

29 January 1948 (Mexico)  »

Also Known As:

Man Killer  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Clermont says to Karen "Whither thou goest, so shall I". This is a quote of what Ruth says to Naomi in the biblical book, Ruth 1:16-17. See more »

Goofs

Clermont's position outside Karen's hospital room changes between the shot when he looks in and the one when Stanton leaves. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Lolita (1997) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Would be unethical in today's world
14 August 2014 | by (Peru) – See all my reviews

One of the 10 commandments of modern ethics for medical doctors is they must not become involved with their patients--taking advantage of their superior position to fan the flames of romance in the patient.

Stanwyck could have won a big lawsuit in today's feminist world.

That romantic angle out of it, this movie takes a lot of material from Magic Mountain by Thomas Mann. From the importance of the thermometers to the patients disappearing at night (dead down the service elevator).

As some other reviewer stated Stanwyck can turn any role into something watchable....this silly movie taxed her talents to the limit.

Is she going to die??? I am not sure that was a given as others stated... but after all the silly iconic fluff of Monte Carlo and race car drivers you really don't care.

Not a memorable performance.

It gets a 5


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Recent airings Kar595
Discuss The Other Love (1947) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?