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11 Must-See Olivia de Havilland Movies That Aren’t ‘Gone with the Wind’

With de Havilland's passing on Sunday, IndieWire takes a deeper dive into the 104-year-old Oscar winner's iconic career.

Film actress Olivia DeHavilland curls up in the living room of her Beverly Hills, Calif. home while reading a script on April 16, 1948. The Oscar winner in the Academy awards will soon start “The Heiress,” the current New York stage success which is the first film William Wyler has done since “The Best Years of our Lives.” DeHavilland is considering another movie to follow that one and then plans to play “Romeo and Juliet” on Broadway. (AP Photo/Marcus Goodrich)

Olivia de Havilland


Two-time Academy Award-winning actress Olivia de Havilland passed away Sunday at the age of 104. Immortalized for her work in “Gone With the Wind” and “The Adventures of Robin Hood,” many might have actually missed the features that showcased de Havilland’s true range and talents. That’s where this list comes in. In honor of the woman who broke Hollywood’s contract laws and was one of the last living Old Hollywood legends, here are 11 features that, while not her most well-known, reveal her gifts as a screen icon capable of playing many roles.

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