Picture from All About Eve
Overall A-

In the classic 1950s film All About Eve, Bette Davis plays Margo Channing, an aging actress who often manipulates her friends. But the theatrical star is about to be upstaged by Eve Harrington (Anne Baxter), an adoring fan with a convincing "song and dance" routine of her own.

Violence B+
Sexual Content A-
Profanity A-
Substance Use C-

Talk to your kids about…

All About Eve

What is the difference between admiration and obsession? How does Eve use her position to help advance her own ambitions?

How important is “who you know” versus “what you know” in the theatrical world? What influence, if any, does a critic have to make or break an actor’s career? With the rise of the Internet, do you think a critic’s impact is lessened?