All That Heaven Allows Movie Review 1955

Information and Film Reviews for All That Heaven Allows the Movie

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Attractive, wealthy middleaged widow Cary Scott (Wyman) falls for her 15-years-younger gardener, Ron Kirby (Hudson), and becomes the target of small-minded gossips and her disapproving family. Ron's no gigolo or fortune-hunter but societal pressure still gets to Cary and she breaks things off. But loneliness makes her realize what she's missing and she decides to make things up with Ron and forget her critics. Hopeful Sirk romance that still takes some jabs at conformity.


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Available on VHS, DVD
Running time 89 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Romantic Drama, May-December Romance, Only the Lonely, Moms
Peggy Fenwick
Jane Wyman, Rock Hudson, Conrad Nagel, Agnes Moorehead, Virginia Grey, Gloria Talbott, William Reynolds
Russell Metty
Douglas Sirk
Frank Skinner, Joseph Gershenson
Ross Hunter, Universal Studios


Natl. Film Reg. 1995.

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