Leave Her to Heaven (1945) was a Drama - Film Noir Film directed by John M. Stahl and produced by Darryl F. Zanuck and William A. Bacher.
Academy Awards 1945 --- Ceremony Number 18 (source: AMPAS)
|Best Actress||Gene Tierney||Nominated|
|Best Art Direction||Art Direction: Lyle Wheeler, Maurice Ransford; Interior Decoration: Thomas Little||Nominated|
|Best Cinematography||Leon Shamroy||Won|
Gene vs. Jeanne: Leave Her to Heaven (1945)By Virginie Pronovost on May 24, 2019 From The Wonderful World of Cinema
Visually, John M. Stahl’s Leave Her to Heaven (1945) might be one of the most colourful films noir you’ll ever see in your life, but its narrative line is probably among the darkest ones of the movement. This film taking place with beautiful natural landscapes, instead of notorious neigh... Read full article
Review: Leave Her to Heaven (1945)By 4 Star Film Fan on May 13, 2019 From 4 Star Films
Film Noir is usually synonymous with black and white. Of course, as with everything, especially something as notoriously difficult to categorize as?film noir, there are notable?exceptions. Obvious outliers are Niagara (1953), Bad Day at Black Rock (1955), House of Bamboo (1955), and this picture fro... Read full article
Leave Her to Heaven (1945) and that chilling scene…By Carol Martinheira on Mar 26, 2019 From The Old Hollywood Garden
Leave Her to Heaven (1945) and that chilling scene… On March 26, 2019 By CarolIn Uncategorized Leon Shamroy’s stunning, ethereal Oscar-winning cinematography in Leave Her to Heaven (dir. John M. Stahl, 1945) is the perfect backdrop for one of the most despi... Read full article
Leave Her to HeavenBy Amanda Garrett on Aug 12, 2016 From Old Hollywood Films
Today, I'm reviewing the classic film noir Leave Her to Heaven (1945), starring Gene Tierney. This article is part of the The Film Noir Blogathon hosted by The Midnite Drive-In. As most classic movie fans know, film noir was a genre that thrived in the shadows. Most noirs were relatively low-bud... Read full article
Leave Her to Heaven, Don’t Leave Heaven off your ListBy C. S. Williams on Jun 2, 2016 From Classic Film Aficionados
Leave Her to Heaven, is a brilliant thriller, tackling the subjects of love, trust, innocence and of the basest sins of human nature: obsession, malice, domination, winning-at-all-costs and jealousy. This leaves the viewer with a progressively nastier taste in their mouth as the story develops; pull... Read full article
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Russell Quinton: I loved you. And I'm still in love with you.
Ellen Berent Harland: That's a tribute.
Russell Quinton: And I always will be. Remember that.
Ellen Berent Harland: Russ, is that a threat?
Richard Harland: When I looked at you, exotic words drifted across the mirror of my mind like clouds across the summer sky.
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The title is taken from a line from William Shakespeare's "Hamlet".
The original choice for the role of Ellen was Rita Hayworth, who turned it down.
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