Julia Misbehaves (1948) Movie poster and book cover compared.

Julia Misbehaves

Jack Conway, 1948

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The Nutmeg Tree
Margery Sharp, 1937

Julia Misbehaves is a movie directed by Jack Conway in 1948 and based on the book The Nutmeg Tree by Margery Sharp, first published in 1937. The movie features Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Peter Lawford, Elizabeth Taylor, Cesar Romero, Lucile Watson, and others.

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“The movie is better than the book”

But the book is worth reading.

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RATING

6.9

/ 10

Movie Poster: Julia Misbehaves (Jack Conway, 1948)

7.6

/ 10

Book Cover: The Nutmeg Tree (Margery Sharp, 1937)

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of The Nutmeg Tree, the 1937 book by Margery Sharp.

The Nutmeg Tree

Read by: Anna Parker-Naples

Storyline

In 1936 London, mature showgirl Julia Packett leads a precarious life. She pretends to be contemplating suicide in order to finagle some money out of a male friend in order to pay her bills. Then she receives a wedding invitation from her daughter Susan. As a young woman, Julia had married wealthy William Packett. However, after 14 months of marriage, they broke and she left her infant daughter with William so that the child could be raised in a safe environment.

Movie vs Book

Poster of Julia Misbehaves, the 1948 movie by Jack Conway

Year

1948

Minutes

99

Movie Rate

6.90

Source: IMDb

Movie

Julia Misbehaves

Country: USA

Year: 1948

Length: 1h39m

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Cover of The Nutmeg Tree, the 1937 book by Margery Sharp

Year

1937

Pages

313

Book Rate

7.62

S: Goodreads

Book

The Nutmeg Tree

Country: UK

First published in: 1937

Length: 313 pages

Genre: Fiction

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User polls & recommendations

Which is better?

Poster of Julia Misbehaves, the 1948 movie by Jack Conway

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Cover of The Nutmeg Tree, the 1937 book by Margery Sharp

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Poster of Julia Misbehaves, the 1948 movie by Jack Conway

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30% No

7 votes

3 votes

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IS IT WORTH READING?

Cover of The Nutmeg Tree, the 1937 book by Margery Sharp

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36% No

7 votes

4 votes

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