All That Heaven Allows

  • 1955
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

ALL THAT HEAVEN ALLOWS is a classic Douglas Sirk melodrama with Jane Wyman and Rock Hudson, that was the inspiration for Rainer Werner Fassbinder's ALI, FEAR EATS THE SOUL (1973) and Todd Haynes's FAR FROM HEAVEN (2002). After the death of her husband, New Englander Cary Scott (Jane Wyman) settles into the role of being a lonely, middle-aged widow, and...read more

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04:25 — An upper-class widow falls in love with a much younger, down-to-earth nurseryman, much to the disapproval of her children and criticism of her country (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: ALL THAT HEAVEN ALLOWS is a classic Douglas Sirk melodrama with Jane Wyman and Rock Hudson, that was the inspiration for Rainer Werner Fassbinder's ALI, FEAR EATS THE SOUL (1973) and Todd Haynes's FAR FROM HEAVEN (2002). After the death of her husband, Ne… (more)

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