Written On The Wind (Criterion Collection) (1956)
Sweeping Douglas Sirk melodrama traces the lives, loves, and tragedies of a Texas oil family. Rock Hudson stars as the "adopted son" whose attraction to Lauren Bacall, the wife of spoiled scion Robert Stack, leads to a violent confrontation. Dorothy Malone also stars in an Oscar-winning turn as a drunken, promiscuous daughter, along with Robert Keith, Grant Williams. 97 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby mono; Subtitles: English; filmography; photo gallery; theatrical trailers.
Academy Award ®
Winner: Best Supporting Actress (Dorothy Malone)
Nominee: Best Supporting Actor (Robert Stack), Best Song ("Written On The Wind")
- Douglas Sirk
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Rock Hudson, Lauren Bacall, Robert Stack, Dorothy Malone, Robert Keith, Grant Williams, Robert J. Wilke, Edward Platt, Harry Shannon, John Larch, Joseph Granby, Roy Glenn, Maidie Norman, William Schallert, Phil Harvey, Robert Brubaker, Gail Bonney, Paul Bradley, Susan Odin, Robert Lyden, Robert Malcolm, Chester Jones, William O'Brien, Kevin Corcoran, Gloria Rhoads, George DeNormand, Don Harvey