Articles about: “Moontide”


Directed by Archie Mayo (and an uncredited Fritz Lang), produced by Mark Hellinger, and written by John O’Hara, based on the book Moon Tide by Willard Robertson. Starring Jean Gabin, Ida Lupino, Thomas Mitchell, and Claude Rains. Fox, 1942.

In Production: 11/27/41—02/09/42
Reshoots: 02/12/42
Released: 05/29/42

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Jean Gabin and Ida Lupino in "Moontide"

Review: Archie Mayo’s “Moontide,” Starring Jean Gabin and Ida Lupino

Fox’s new, French-imported leading man is Jean Gabin, but if “Moontide” is any indication, he’s not heading for stardom in America anytime soon.