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Written on the Wind

Written on the Wind(1957)

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Brief Synopsis

A young woman marries into a corrupt oil family then falls for her husband''''s best friend.

Cast & Crew

Douglas Sirk Director
Rock Hudson Mitch Wayne
Lauren Bacall Lucy Moore Hadley
Robert Stack Kyle Hadley
Dorothy Malone Marylee Hadley
Robert Keith Jasper Hadley
Grant Williams Biff Miley
Robert J. Wilke Dan Willis
Edward Platt Doctor Paul Cochrane
Harry Shannon Hoak Wayne
John Larch Roy Carter
Joseph Granby R. J. Courtney

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info:  Los Angeles, Chicago, IL, New Orleans, LA and Tulsa, OK opening: 25 Dec 1956; New York opening: 11 Jan 1957
Release Date:  1957 Production Date:  [2:1]
EB; AFI Library; AFI
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Universal Pictures Co., Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Universal-International Pictures Co., Inc.
Duration(mins):  99 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Rock Hudson Movies

    Mary Ann Myers 2018-08-10

    Wish You Would Show More Of Movies Like Spiral Road .Battle Hymn And So Many More Movies That Have A Great Story In Them .It Is So Sad That Rock Hudson... MORE>

  • written on the wind

    kevin sellers 2015-08-01

    All Douglas Sirk movies are melodramatic. However, in most of them, there is a more substantial movie going on underneath the lovely art direction and... MORE>

  • so glad I saw this

    el debbo 2013-08-28

    Loved it... I admire Sirk's work and his vision of 50s America, his critique of the era, too. How the time made people prisoners of their situations.... MORE>