It was released
in 1946 and has a runtime of 170 minutes.
The Best Years of Our Lives is a 1946 English Drama Romance film written by Robert E. Sherwood, MacKinlay Kantor and directed by William Wyler. The Film stars Myrna Loy in the lead role along with Fredric March, Dana Andrews, Teresa Wright, Virginia Mayo in supporting roles. and it received positive reviews from critics when it was released. The Film was made on a budget of $2 million and it was a super hit in box office gross of $23 million.Samuel Goldwyn was inspired to produce a film about veterans after reading an August 7, 1944, article in Time about the difficulties experienced by men returning to civilian life.
At the 1947 Oscar Awards It won 7 awards including: Best Actor in a Leading Role (Fredric March), Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Best Picture (Harold Russell), Best Director, Best Writing, Screenplay, Best Film Editing and Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture.
Drama , Romance , War