The Actress

  • 1953
  • 1 HR 29 MIN
  • NR
  • Drama

A plodding, sometimes sensitive film about an aspiring actress, Simmons, whose father Tracy is a poor working man. He and his wife, Wright, are apprehensive about such a chancy career and try to convince their daughter to pursue another career or, better yet, settle down with a dour suitor, Perkins. Simmons persists even though she is turned down by Boston's...read more

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00:30 — The true story of Ruth Gordon's early struggles on the road to stage stardom.
Actress - Official Trailer
02:19 — Brandy Burre had a recurring role on HBO's 'The Wire' when she gave up her career to start a family. When she decides to reclaim her life as an actor, (more…)
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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A plodding, sometimes sensitive film about an aspiring actress, Simmons, whose father Tracy is a poor working man. He and his wife, Wright, are apprehensive about such a chancy career and try to convince their daughter to pursue another career or, better y… (more)

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