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Splendor in the Grass
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Splendor in the Grass 1961

From Amazon: Elia Kazan's pedal-to-the-metal approach to psychosexual melodrama paid off handsomely when he had layered material by Tennessee Williams or John Steinbeck to work with. The very raw material here is an original by hot-blooded playwright William Inge, about a pair of teenagers in the American Midwest in the 1920s whose lives are ruined by the repressive sexual climate of the period. The girl, played by Natalie Wood, is literally driven batty by her pent-up adolescent lust and ends up in the bin---which admittedly plays better than sounds, because the hunk she yearns for is the young and almost impossibly handsome Warren Beatty. This is a...

Directed By:
No image existsElia Kazan
Written By:
No image existsWilliam Inge
No image existsNatalie Wood
No image existsWarren Beatty
No image existsAudrey Christie
No image existsZohra Lampert
No image existsPhyllis Diller
No image existsSandy Dennis

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Splendor in the Grass Movie Review by Derringer (6/20/2013)

Released in 1961 - Splendor In The Grass is a heart-wrenching, emotionally-charged, teen, tear-jerker that stars Natalie Wood and introduces Warren Beatty (24 at the time) in his first starring role.

This is a very effective and almost flawlessly acted story of the intense sexual awakening of two "very-much-in-love"...

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