Imitation of Life

Imitation of Life

Douglas Sirk’s final Hollywood film was initially received like many of his previous; soapy and in bad taste. The film has since benefitted from critical reappraisal and is now rightfully seen as a masterpiece, and one of the finest melodramas ever made.

Imitation of Life

  • Director: Douglas Sirk
  • Year: 1959
  • Run Time: 125mins
  • Country: ISA