The Letter Reviews

October 31, 2012
Jeanne Eagels received Oscar nomination for playing the leading part in this early, primitive talkie, based on Somerset Maugham's play; Bette Davis played the part in 1940.
September 14, 2011
... a revelation of a performance and an illustration of the challenges filmmakers faced in the early sound era.
February 2, 2005
Jeanne Eagels' performance in The Letter secures her legendary reputation.