Directed by Vincente Minnelli, this 1949 version of Flaubert’s classic novel stars Jennifer Jones, James Mason, and Van Heflin. Jones plays Emma, a provincial doctor’s wife who takes on lovers in a desperate search for love. The justifiably celebrated ball sequence is considered one of the greatest set pieces in movie history.
The Doctor Takes a Wife (1940) Directed by Alexander Hall. Starring Loretta Young, Ray Milland, Reginald Gardiner, Gail Patrick, Edmund Gwenn, Frank Sully, Gordon Jones, Georges Metaxa, Charles Halton, Joseph Eggenton, Paul McAllister, Chester Clute, Hal K. Dawson, Edward Van Sloan. www.moviemem.com
Our prayers go out to my lineman's friend and colleague who lost his life this morning while getting power back on from yesterday's storm. May God shine your light down to watch over your fellow lineman brothers today, tomorrow, and years past. You were a blessing to us all, thank you.