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About the Movie
Screen-legend superstars and Academy Award-winners Elizabeth Taylor ("Cleopatra") and Marlon Brando ("The Godfather") star in John Huston's ("The Maltese Falcon," "The African Queen") intriguing melodrama of repressed love and obsession set in a Southern army base. With Oscar-nominee Robert Forster ("Jackie Brown") and Oscar-nominee and Emmy-winner Julie Harris ("East of Eden"). Based on Carson McCullers' novel.
Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews
- Reviews Counted: 14
- Fresh: 8
- Rotten: 6
- Average Rating: 5.8/10
Top Critics' Reviews
Rotten: All that remains praiseworthy is the film's extraordinary photographic technique.
Rotten: A pretentious melodrama.
Fresh: All in all, a superbly controlled exercise in the malevolent torments of despair.
Fresh: Huston adds a panting melodrama to the whole affair and throws in some rampant symbolism for good measure, but it's a joy to watch such a stellar cast at work.
I love both the main actors in this film but the majority of the film was just awful, especially the ending.
Loved the scenes between Julie Harris and her housekeeper, played by Zorro David. Marlon Brando fondling the empty Baby Ruth wrapper was priceless. Filmed in color, but with muted sepia tones, which works well with the storyline. Toshiro Mayuzumi's score also adds to the overall quality of the production.
- Genre: Drama
- Released: 1967
- © 1967 Copyright Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.