The Best of Everything parents guide

The Best of Everything

The career and romance opportunities prove not as amazing as advertised.

Overall B-

Caroline Bender (Hope Lange) is thrilled when she lands a job at the prestigious publishing company and joins their large force of female office workers. But despite appearances, the career opportunity does not prove to be The Best of Everything.

Release date October 9, 1959

Violence B
Sexual Content C
Profanity B
Substance Use C

Why is The Best of Everything rated Not Rated? The MPAA rated The Best of Everything Not Rated

Run Time: 121 minutes

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The Best of Everything
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video PG

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News About "The Best of Everything"

Cast and Crew

The Best of Everything is directed by Jean Negulesco and stars Hope Lange, Stephen Boyd, Joan Crawford.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Best of Everything movie is July 14, 2015. Here are some details…

Blu-ray Notes: The Best of Everything (1959)

Blu-ray Release Date: July 14, 2015

Twilight Time releases The Best of Everything in a Limted Edition (3000 copies) Blu-ray.

DVD Release Date: May 3, 2005

Join the bustling workforce of 1959 in New York City and see if it is The Best Of Everything with Twentieth Century Fox’s DVD release of this classic film. The disc offers a commentary by historian Sylvia Stoddard and Rona Jaffe, author of the book on which the movie was based. Other extras are meager, including only a theatrical trailer and a Movietone newsreel. Audio tracks are available in English (Stereo and 4.0 Surround) and Spanish (Mono), with subtitles in English and Spanish.

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An ambitious writer is slowly persuaded to sell her goals and soul in The Devil Wears Prada. Riding in Cars With Boys, another movie about sexual decision-making, takes a harsher look at the realities of promiscuity. An unwed young woman is afraid to tell her father she is pregnant in the romantic drama A Walk in the Clouds.

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