"Peace and quiet is for libraries!"
Fasten your seatbelts because this is gonna be a bumpy quiz if you don't know all there is to know about little, little Eve! "All About Eve" is the story of Eve Harrington, played by Anne Baxter, finds herself backstage waiting to meet her idol, Margo Channing, a successful stage actress played by Bette Davis. Margo and her circle of friends take an interest in the timid, little Eve but soon find out that she is more than just a wolf in sheep's clothing. The newcomer begins to unravel Margo's love life and relationships with those closet to her in order to achieve her dream of becoming a star. The movie co-stars Gary Merrill as Bill Sampson, Celeste Holm as Margo's best friend, Karen Richards and George Sanders as the devilishly charming play critic, Addison DeWitt. This timeless classic earned a record of fourteen Academy Award nominations including Best Actress in a Leading Role for both Davis and Baxter, Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Thelma Ritter and Celeste Holm as well as Best in Cinematography, Art Direction-Set Decoration, Film Editing & Music. It won a total of six Oscars for Best Director and Writing to Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Best Sound to Thomas T. Molton, Best Picture to Darryl F. Zanuck, Best Costume for iconic costume designer for the stars, Edith Head, and George Sanders for Best Actor in a Supporting Role. This iconic and witty films is considered one of the greatest movies in cinema history and remains a popular classic with fans of all ages. It is also the first film where Marilyn Monroe had her first speaking role as Miss Casswell, Addison DeWitt's date to the cast party.