#123movies #fmovies #putlocker #gomovies #solarmovie #soap2day Watch Full Movie Online Free – Cary Scott is a widow with two grown children. She’s been leading a quiet life since her husband died, socializing with a small circle of friends. Her children no longer live with her full-time but come home every weekend. She’s not unhappy but also doesn’t realize how bored she is. Her friend Sara Warren encourages he to get a television set to keep her company but she doesn’t want that either. She develops a friendship with Ron Kirby who owns his own nursery and comes every spring and fall to trim her trees. Ron is much younger than she and their friendship soon turns to love. Her circle of friends are surprised that she is seeing such a younger man and she might be prepared to overlook that – Ron certainly doesn’t care about the differences in their ages – but when her son and daughter vehemently object, she decides to sacrifice her own feelings for their happiness. Over time however, she realizes that her children will be spending less and less time with her as they pursue their own lives an re-evaluates her decision.
Plot: Two different social classes collide when Cary Scott, a wealthy upper-class widow, falls in love with her much younger and down-to-earth gardener, prompting disapproval and criticism from her children and country club friends.
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You go, girl!
I’ll simply align myself with the other commentators who are bowled over by this Sirkfest’s vibrant colors, use of lush fake-Liszt and Rachmaninoff, and surprising willingness to attack materialistic ’50s values (in this last instance, the film’s hardly dated a bit). True, the central romance isn’t always convincing — what does Ron see in Carrie, anyway? — and the film has to oversimplify its characters to make its points. Carrie’s daughter, a social-working bobby-soxer who quotes Freud and wears unflattering glasses, is meant to be something of a joke (until she sheds some feminine tears and suddenly becomes sympathetic); while Carrie’s older suitor, underplayed by Conrad Nagel, is looked on as less than a desirable man simply because he limits himself to one drink. (In common with many films from this period, an awful lot of liquor is consumed.) Too, there’s an impossibly melodramatic third act, where the circumstances of Ron’s accident are howlingly implausible. Nice, though, that the always-reliable Agnes Moorehead plays a socialite who’s not as shallow as she first seems, and that Wyman gets to model some attractive ’50s fashions. Also note the sumptuous midcentury interiors — whether the happy couple ends up living in Wyman’s suburban mansion or Hudson’s renovated barn, I want to live in them both.
Original Language en
Runtime 1 hr 29 min (89 min)
Rated Not Rated
Genre Drama, Romance
Director Douglas Sirk
Writer Peggy Thompson (screenplay), Edna L. Lee (story), Harry Lee (story)
Actors Jane Wyman, Rock Hudson, Agnes Moorehead, Conrad Nagel
Awards 1 win.
Production Company Universal International Pictures
Sound Mix Mono (Western Electric Recording)
Aspect Ratio 1.75 : 1 (Criterion Collection Blu-ray), 2.00 : 1
Laboratory Technicolor, USA (print by) (as Technicolor)
Film Length N/A
Negative Format 35 mm
Cinematographic Process Spherical
Printed Film Format 35 mm