Written On The Wind

  • 1956
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

The ultimate in lush melodrama, WRITTEN ON THE WIND is, along with IMITATION OF LIFE, Douglas Sirk's finest directorial effort, and one of the most notable critiques of the American family ever made. A Texas oil baron (Stack) has a whirlwind romance with a secretary (Bacall) and then marries her, but later has doubts as to whether the child she is expecting...read more

Written On The Wind - Official Trailer
00:19 — A rich Texas oil family is torn apart by lust and greed. "Dallas" was never this melodramatic!

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: The ultimate in lush melodrama, WRITTEN ON THE WIND is, along with IMITATION OF LIFE, Douglas Sirk's finest directorial effort, and one of the most notable critiques of the American family ever made. A Texas oil baron (Stack) has a whirlwind romance with… (more)

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