Magnificent Obsession (1954)

NR 08/07/1954 (US) DramaRomance 1h 48m
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This was the moment unashamed... when this man and this woman felt the first ecstasy of their Magnificent Obsession


Reckless playboy Bob Merrick crashes his speedboat, requiring emergency attention from the town’s only resuscitator while a local hero, Dr. Phillips, dies waiting for the life-saving device. Merrick then tries to right his wrongs with the doctor’s widow, Helen, falling in love with her in the process.

  1. Douglas Sirk


  2. Lloyd C. Douglas


  3. Robert Blees


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jane Wyman

    Jane Wyman

    Helen Phillips

  2. Rock Hudson

    Rock Hudson

    Bob Merrick

  3. Barbara Rush

    Barbara Rush

    Joyce Phillips

  4. Agnes Moorehead

    Agnes Moorehead

    Nancy Ashford

  5. Otto Kruger

    Otto Kruger

    Edward Randolph

  6. Gregg Palmer

    Gregg Palmer

    Tom Masterson

  7. Paul Cavanagh

    Paul Cavanagh

    Dr. Henry Giraud

  8. Sara Shane

    Sara Shane

    Valerie Daniels

  9. Richard H. Cutting

    Richard H. Cutting

    Dr. Derwin Dodge

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Magnificent Obsession
Magnificent Obsession

Status Released

Original Language English

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