Now, Voyager Movie Review Summary

Actors: Bette Davis, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains

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Charlotte is a mousy and bitter spinster, whom everyone in the family takes advantage of, until she goes away to a mental hospital for a nervous breakdown. At the hospital with the help of a doctor, she attains confidence in herself. On a cruise going home, she meets a man whom she falls in love with, but he is married. The remainder of the movie consists of Charlotte controling her feelings and trying to make a happy life for herself.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1930's-1950's Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Kids growing up/acting up?    -   Yes Kids:    -   fighting with parents Family, struggling with    -   Yes Struggle with:    -   Mother Inner struggle or disability    -   Yes Struggle with    -   (General) search for meaning/identity Druggie/drunk problems?    -   alcohol Unmarried Love Triangle?    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   simply wealthy Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American Unusual characteristics:    -   Super sensitive soggy jelly muffin


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Northeast Water?    -   Yes Water:    -   pleasure/love boat City?    -   Yes City:    -   wealthy    -   Boston Misc setting    -   fancy mansion

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death

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