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    Written On The Wind -- (Movie Clip) Not Duties, Pleasures

    Right-hand man Mitch (Rock Hudson) has persuaded Lucy (Lauren Bacall), secretary in a Manhattan ad agency, to meet his playboy Texas oil-family scion and virtual-brother Kyle (Robert Stack) at "21," early in Douglas Sirk's Written On The Wind, 1957.

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Written On The Wind -- (Movie Clip) Not Duties,...
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Written On The Wind -- (Movie Clip) Not Duties, Pleasures
Right-hand man Mitch (Rock Hudson) has persuaded Lucy (Lauren Bacall), secretary in a Manhattan ad agency, to meet his playboy Texas oil-family scion and virtual-brother Kyle (Robert Stack) at "21," early in Douglas Sirk's Written On The Wind, 1957.>
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A family of Texas oil millionaires explodes into melodrama in director Douglas Sirk's Written On The Wind (1956).>
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Written On The Wind -- (Movie Clip) Open, November 1956
Dramatic and fancy opening from director Douglas Sirk, Robert Stack as "Kyle" and Lauren Bacall as wife "Lucy" featured, from Written On The Wind, 1957, also starring Rock Hudson and Dorothy Malone. >
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