Of Human Bondage is a 1934 American drama film directed by John Cromwell and regarded by critics as the film that made Bette Davis a star.[1] The screenplay by Lester Cohen is based on the 1915 novel Of Human Bondage by W. Somerset Maugham.

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Of Human Bondage
Theatrical release poster
Directed byJohn Cromwell
Screenplay byLester Cohen
Based onOf Human Bondage
by W. Somerset Maugham
Produced byPandro S. Berman
StarringLeslie Howard
Bette Davis
Frances Dee
CinematographyHenry W. Gerrard
Edited byWilliam Morgan
Music byMax Steiner
Production
company
Distributed byRKO Radio Pictures
Release date
  • June 28, 1934 (1934-06-28)
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Running time
83 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$403,000[2]
Box office$592,000[2]
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