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All About Eve

All About Eve is a movie written and directed in 1950 by Joseph L. Mankiewicz[?] from a story by Mary Orr[?]. Anne Baxter plays scheming young starlet Eve Harrington, who is determined to succeed at all costs. She does so without consideration to others, including her idol Margo Channing, an aging theatre star played by Bette Davis. Marilyn Monroe is effective in a small part as a dumb blonde.

This film was the big winner of Academy Awards in 1951, winning six Oscars:

It received a further eight nominations:

The film also won many awards including, in 1997, placement on the Producers' Guild[?] Hall of Fame, and has been selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry.

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