Written on the Wind (The Criterion Collection)
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Based on a novel by Robert Wilder, Written on the Wind reprises a plot motif that had appeared before in Vincente Minelli's Undercurrent and Max Ophul's Caught, recounting the fate of a young woman who unwarily marries an unbalanced wealthy man probably modeled upon Howard Hughes. Kyle Hadley (Robert Stack), an alcoholic playboy given to sleeping with a pistol under his pillow, is the heir to an oil fortune who weds Lucy Moore (Lauren Bacall) and takes her back to the family homestead with the intent of continuing the Hadley dynasty.Read more ›
Most Recent Customer Reviews
The car drive underneath the opening credits is the highlight of this movie.Published 10 days ago by William P. Masters
Soundly packaged. Very good quality picture and sound track.Published 4 months ago by Amazon Customer
The entire cast of this film were wonderful.
I'll always remember Dorothy Malone and Rock Hudson's mambo - fabulous even to today!
Love it. Promises to be a highly dramatized, satisfying visual treat. The colors, the cinematography, the sets. Brilliant work. Glad I stumbled upon this gem!Published 7 months ago by B. Taylor