Imitation of Life

Year: 1934
Duration: 1h 51min
IMDb: 7.6
Genres: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Bea Pullman and her daughter Jessie have had a hard time making ends meet since Bea&#39s husband died. Help comes in the form of Delilah Johnson, who agrees to work as Bea&#39s housekeeper in exchange for a room for herself and her daughter Peola. Bea comes up with a plan to market Delilah&#39s pancake recipe. The two soon become wealthy and as the years go on, their friendship deepens. Their relationships with their daughters, however, become strained. Ashamed of her mother, Peola seeks a new life by passing for white. Bea&#39s love for her daughter is tested when she and Jessie fall for the same man.