Imitation of Life
Lora Meredith, a white widow who dreams of being on Broadway, has a chance encounter with Annie Johnson, a black single mother. Annie becomes the caretaker of Lora's daughter, Susie, while Lora pursues her stage career. Both women deal with the difficulties of motherhood: Lora's thirst for fame threatens her relationship with Susie, while Annie's light-skinned daughter, Sarah Jane, struggles with her African-American identity.Imitation of Life featuring Lana Turner and John Gavin is free on Peacock, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 3 others. It's a drama and romance movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.9 (14,359 votes) and was well received by critics.
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Available to watch free online (Peacock).
Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).
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Imitation of Life has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.9 (14,359 votes) and was well received by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.