7.5/10
11
0 user 4 critic
Catherine Sloper, very plain and very rich, is terrified that she's destined to live with her tyrannical father for a long, long time and die an old maid. Along comes dashing and suave Morris Townsend to sweep her off her feet.

Director:

Marc Daniels

Writers:

Jacqueline Babbin (adaptation), Augustus Goetz (play) | 3 more credits »
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

The Heiress (1949)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

A young naive woman falls for a handsome young man who her emotionally abusive father suspects is a fortune hunter.

Director: William Wyler
Stars: Olivia de Havilland, Montgomery Clift, Ralph Richardson
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Catherine Sloper has found the man of her dreams in Morris Townsend, but her plans to marry him are strongly opposed by her father, who believes Townsend is only interested in his daughter ... See full summary »

Director: Agnieszka Holland
Stars: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Albert Finney, Maggie Smith
The Heiresses (2018)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Chela and Chiquita are both descended from wealthy families in Asunción and have been together for over 30 years. But recently, their financial situation has worsened and they begin selling... See full summary »

Director: Marcelo Martinessi
Stars: Ana Brun, Margarita Irun, Ana Ivanova
The Heiresses (TV Series 2018)
Crime | Drama | Mystery

The Saybrooks, a family who are a household name in the diamond industry, struggle to overcome a series of tragedies.

Stars: Shay Mitchell
Certificate: Passed Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A poor boy gets a job working for his rich uncle and ends up falling in love with two women.

Director: George Stevens
Stars: Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Shelley Winters
Director: Chris Bell
Stars: Candis Nergaard, Jayne Wisener, David Schaal
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Julie Harris ... Catherine Sloper
Farley Granger ... Morris Townsend
Barry Morse ... Dr. Austin Sloper
Muriel Kirkland ... Lavinia Penniman
David O'Brien David O'Brien ... Arthur Townsend
Barbara Robbins ... Mrs. Montgomery
Suzanne Storrs Suzanne Storrs ... Marion Almond
Mary Van Fleet Mary Van Fleet ... Maria
Edit

Storyline

Catherine Sloper, very plain and very rich, is terrified that she's destined to live with her tyrannical father for a long, long time and die an old maid. Along comes dashing and suave Morris Townsend to sweep her off her feet.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 February 1961 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

CBS See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Based on the Henry James novel "Washington Square". See more »

Connections

Version of Arvtagerskan (1962) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed