Walk on the Wild Side (1962)
Release Date: Jan 1, 1962 Wide
Average Rating: 3.4/5
User Ratings: 1,211
This moody and controversial drama takes place in Depression-era New Orleans. Dove (Laurence Harvey) has traveled by bus from Texas to find his wayward lover Hallie (Capucine). He meets young Kitty Twist (Jane Fonda) as the two get off in the crescent city. Teresina (Anne Baxter) gives him a job at her small cafe. In his free time, Dove searches for Hallie and finds her at work as a prostitute in the Doll's House. Dove implores Hallie to return to him but she refuses. When the lecherous lesbian
Jan 1, 1962 Wide
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Sleazy atmosphere prevails with Fonda and Capucine as brothel babes.
This lurid, intense drams is pseudo Tennessee Williams, about a Texas drifer and desperate women in his life, but it shows Stanwyck as a lesbian (one of Hollywood's first) and signs of Jane Fonda's talent
best known for that marvelous opening credit sequence created by Saul Bass.
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