The Moon and Sixpence (1942)
Movie: The Moon and Sixpence
- Director: Albert Lewin
- Stars: George Sanders, Steven Geray, Irene Tedrow, Willie Fung, Robert Greig, Eric Blore, Heather Thatcher, Fernando Alvarado, Gibson Gowland, Molly Lamont, Elena Verdugo, Albert Bassermann, Kenneth Hunter, Doris Dudley, Gerta Rozan
- Release Date: October 27, 1942
- Run Time: 89 mins
- Genre: Drama
Loosely inspired from Gauguin’s life, the story of Charles Strickland, a middle-aged stockbrocker who abandons his middle-classed life, his family, his duties to start painting, what he has always wanted to do. He is from now on a awful human being, wholly devoted to his ideal: beauty.