Oscar Movies: Claudelle Inglish (1961)

 

This melodrama, based on Erskine Caldwell’s novel and directed by Gordon Douglas, stars Diane McBain as a frustrated farmer’s daughter living in the South.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Costume Design (b/w): Howard Shoup

Oscar Awards:

The winner was Piero Gherardi for Fellini’s “La Dolce Vita.”