Imitation of Life
After taking in black housekeeper Delilah Johnson and her light-skinned daughter, the white and widowed Bea Pullman makes a fortune in the pancake businesses, using Delilah's recipe and likeness. But wealth has unexpected consequences for them all.
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- John M. Stahl
- This movie is
- 1935 Academy Award®
- Best Picture nominee
- Best Sound nominee
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
English, French, Spanish (Neutral)Closed captioned
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access; trailer; audio commentary with African-American cultural scholar Avery Clayton.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it