Love Is Better Than Ever (1952)

Love Is Better Than Ever


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Though completed in 1950, Love Is Better Than Ever was held back from release until 1952, due in great part to the "political undesirability" of star Larry Parks, whose career was effectively ruined after he humbled himself before the House Un-American Activities Committee. Parks plays Broadway talent agent Jud Parker, who takes a fancy to small-town dance teacher Anastacia Macaboy (Elizabeth Taylor). Parker wines and dines Anastacia during her visit to New York for the purposes of seduction. … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Romance, Musical & Performing Arts, Comedy
Directed By: ,
Written By: Ruth Brookes Flippen, Ruth Brooks Flippen
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On DVD: May 26, 1993


as Anastacia Macaboy

as Jud Parker

as Mr. Charles E. Macab...

as Mrs. Levoy

as Pattie Marie Levoy

as Mrs. Kahrney

as Albertina Kahrney

as Hamlet

as Smittie

as Guest Star

as Randie Dean

as Mrs. Culpepper

as Mrs. Ireland

as Mrs. Whitney

as Mrs. Oelschlager

as Announcer

as Mr. Rollo Cappel

as Jerry Mitchell
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Silly bit of fluff mostly of interest in highlighting Elizabeth's beauty. Larry Parks, not exuding much movie star charisma, is reminiscent of a Mike Todd character which would have meant nothing to audiences at the time but considering Taylor's eventual marriage to him in hindsight it adds a little something to the film. It sorely needs an injection of some kind of pizazz.

jay nixon

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