The Valley of Decision
- ''For the Edith Wharton short story, see The Valley of Decision
) is a film set in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
which tells the story of a young house maid who falls in love with the son of the local steel mill owner. Their romance is endangered when her family, all steel mill workers, go on strike against his father. It stars Greer Garson
, Gregory Peck
, Donald Crisp
, Lionel Barrymore
, Preston Foster
, Marsha Hunt
, Gladys Cooper
, Reginald Owen
, Dan Duryea
and Jessica Tandy
The movie was adapted by Sonya Levien and John Meehan from the novel by Marcia Davenport. It was directed by Tay Garnett.
It was nominated for two Academy Awards (1946) for Best Actress in a Leading Role (Greer Garson) and Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture.