Oscar Movies: B.F.’s Daughter (1948)

Robert Z. Leonard directed this romantic melodrama, adapted from the novel by J. P. Marquand.

Barbara Stanwyck plays the daughter of a wealthy man (Charles Coburn), who manipulates the success of her husband (payed by Van Hefflin).

Oscar Nominations: 1

Costume design (black and white): Irene

Oscar Context

The winner of the Costume Design Oscar was Roger K. Furse for “Hamlet,” which also won Best Picture, Best Actor (Olivier), and other awards.