watch 01:27 The Loop (Movies) Do you like this video? This article is missing significant information. Help MOVIEPEDIA by contributing to it. The Letter is a 1940 American film noir directed by William Wyler and starring Bette Davis. Retrieved from "https://movies.fandom.com/wiki/The_Letter_(1940)?oldid=177539" Categories: Film Guide stubs Films 1940s films 1940 films 1940s crime drama films Adultery in films American films American crime drama films American black-and-white films English-language films Film noir Films scored by Max Steiner American films based on plays Films based on works by W. Somerset Maugham Films directed by William Wyler Films produced by Hal B. Wallis Films set in Malaysia Films set in Singapore Warner Bros. films Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.