The Young Philadelphians

  • 1959
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

A genuine 1950s soap-opera melodrama set among the upper-crust of Philadelphia society, this Warner Brothers film comes complete with infidelities, suicides, seductions, ambition, and plenty of skeletons in closets. Newman once again portrays a wholly confident, ambitious, and seductive young man, and his performance saves an otherwise average sudser. The...read more

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The Young Philadelphians - Official Trailer
00:38 — Ambitious Quaker City lawyer Paul Newman schemes his way up his firm's ladder, seducing his boss's wife along the way. But when he tries to defend a w (more…)
Young Philadelphians, The - (Original Trailer)
A young lawyer (Paul Newman) from the wrong side of town tries to break into society in The Young Philadelphians (1964).

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A genuine 1950s soap-opera melodrama set among the upper-crust of Philadelphia society, this Warner Brothers film comes complete with infidelities, suicides, seductions, ambition, and plenty of skeletons in closets. Newman once again portrays a wholly conf… (more)

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