The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter

The touching McCullers novel is here capsulized in a less than rewarding film wherein Arkin plays a deaf mute who earns his living as a silversmith engraver. When his closest friend, McCann, another mute who is also retarded, is placed in a distant institution, Arkin moves to a small town to be near him. He rents a room in the home of McGuire and Barrett, more