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All That Heaven Allows (1955)

All That Heaven Allows
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Jane Wyman Jane Wyman
Cary Scott
Rock Hudson Rock Hudson
Ron Kirby
Agnes Moorehead Agnes Moorehead
Sara Warren
Conrad Nagel Conrad Nagel
Harvey
Virginia Grey Virginia Grey
Alida Anderson
Gloria Talbott Gloria Talbott
Kay Scott
William Reynolds William Reynolds
Ned Scott
Charles Drake Charles Drake
Mick Anderson


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Peg Fenwick Peg Fenwick
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Edna L. Lee Edna L. Lee
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All That Heaven Allows

4 years, 9 months ago at Sep 28 20:45
Few directors could use color as expressively as Douglas Sirk could. Sarah Jane’s emotionally and mentally fragile state being expressed through dark purples and sad clown faces says more about her character than any words could in Imitation of Life. Or the hedonistic, wild pagan dance that Marylee does in her garish pink and red room and clothing explains practically everything we need to know ... read more
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Release date: 5 April 1956
UPC: 715515011426
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