Incredible Sarah, The: Glenda Jackson as Sarah Bernhardt

Two-time Oscar winner is miscast in this biopic of the early years of the great French actress, Sarah Bernhardt, poorly scripted by Ruth Wolff and impersonally directed by Richard Fleischer.

Oscar Nominations: 2

Art Direction-Set Decoration: Elliot Scott and Norman Reynolds; Peter Howitt

Costume Design: Anthony Mendleson

 

Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context:

The Art Direction Oscar went to All the President’s Men, and the Costume Design (Danilo Donati) to Fellini’s Casanova.