Oscar Movies: Moontide (1942)–Romantic Melodrama Starring Jean Gabin and Ida Lupino

In this romantic melorama, directed by Archie Mayo, Jean Gabin plays a sailor who recues Ida Lupino from suicide.

Novelist John O’Hara wrote the scenario, based on the novel by Willard Robertson.

The excellent supporting cast includesThomas Mitchell and Claude Rains.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Cinematography (b/w): Charles Clarke

Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context:

The winner was Joseph Ruttenberg for Mrs. Miniver