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Basics Critics:69Viewers:71Rusty:77
Category: DramaNotable as: DramaSub-Category: Black-and-white, Romance Film, DramaNarrative location: New York City, ConnecticutRuntime: 118 minutesColor: black-and-whiteLanguage: EnglishCountry: United StatesFilming location: Connecticut, New York CityDirector: Elia KazanScreenwriter: Moss HartBased on: Gentleman's AgreementMusic: Alfred NewmanCinematography: Arthur Charles MillerStars: Gregory Peck, Dorothy McGuire, Celeste Holm, Anne Revere, June Havoc, John Garfield, Albert Dekker, Jane Wyatt, Dean Stockwell, Sam Jaffe Producer: Darryl F. ZanuckStudio: 20th Century FoxAwards won: Academy Award for Best Director (Elia Kazan)
Academy Award for Best Picture
Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress (Celeste Holm)
Award nominations: Academy Award for Best Actor (Gregory Peck)
Academy Award for Best Actress (Dorothy McGuire)
Academy Award for Best Film Editing
Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress (Anne Revere)
Academy Award for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay (Moss Hart)
Award details: (details at IMDb)

Gentleman's Agreement is a 1947 drama film about a journalist who goes undercover as a Jew to conduct research for an exposé on antisemitism in New York City and the affluent community of Darien, Connecticut. It was nominated for eight Oscars and won three: Best Picture, Best Supporting Actress, and Best Director. The movie was controversial in its time, as was a similar film on the same subject, Crossfire, which was released the same year. Gentleman's Agreement was based on Laura Z. Hobson's 1947 novel of the same name. It was released on DVD as part of the 20th Century Fox Studio Classics collection.

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