The Glass Menagerie (1950)

The Glass Menagerie (1950)

The Glass Menagerie





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In this film, adapted from the play by Tennessee Williams, Tom is a poetic idealist trapped in a dead-end job. Tom lives with his mother Amanda, a faded Southern belle, and with his shy, crippled sister Laura. However, Laura is brought out of her shell by one of Tom's co-workers.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama
Directed By:
Written By: Peter Berneis, Tennessee Williams
In Theaters:
Warner Bros.


as Laura Wingfield

as Gentleman Caller

as Amanda Wingfield

as Tom Wingfield

as Young Man

as Woman Instructor

as Mrs. Miller

as Miss Porter

as Richard

as Caller
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All Critics (3) | Top Critics (1)

Full Review… | February 23, 2012
Top Critic

The Glass Menagerie has a lot going for it, even if director Irving Rapper (Now, Voyager) misses several opportunities to take the characters deeper.

Full Review… | January 5, 2012
Nick's Flick Picks

The first film to be made out of Tennessee Williams play is one oe the weakest; it's still theater and Gertrude Lawrence is miscast in the lead.

Full Review… | March 16, 2011

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