Woman Obsessed (1959)

After her husband dies in a fire, a woman (Susan Hayward) is left to tend for her young son and the family farm on her own. Soon, she takes in a drifting handyman, they fall in love, and a resentment begins to build between the son and his new "step-father" who treats the boy harshly on purpose to prepare him for life on the frontier.

Directing:
  • Henry Hathaway

Writing:
  • Sydney Boehm
  • John Mantley

Stars:
Release Date: 1959-05-27
themoviedb icon 6.6/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 102
Susan Hayward
Susan Hayward
Mary Sharron
Stephen Boyd
Stephen Boyd
Fred Carter
Theodore Bikel
Theodore Bike...
Dr. R. W. Gibbs
Barbara Nichols
Barbara Nicho...
Mayme Radzevitch
Ken Scott
Ken Scott
Sergeant Le Moyne
James Philbrook
James Philbro...
Henri
Florence MacMichael
Florence MacM...
Mrs. Bedelia Gibbs