Overview

Club-footed medical school student Philip Carey falls in love with cynical waitress Mildred Rogers. She rejects him and runs off with a salesman, later returning pregnant and unmarried. Philip takes her in, though "happily ever after" is not to be.

  1. Lester Cohen

    Screenplay

  2. John Cromwell

    Director

  3. W. Somerset Maugham

    Novel

Top Billed Cast

  1. Leslie Howard

    Leslie Howard

    Philip Carey

  2. Bette Davis

    Bette Davis

    Mildred Rogers

  3. Frances Dee

    Frances Dee

    Sally Athelny

  4. Kay Johnson

    Kay Johnson

    Norah

  5. Reginald Denny

    Reginald Denny

    Harry Griffiths

Full Cast & Crew

Of Human Bondage
Of Human Bondage

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Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • June 28, 1934
    Premiere

    Meaning

  • July 20, 1934
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 23m

Budget -

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