Love Among the Ruins


Film runs
Wed, Jan 1
Tue, Jan 7

Love Among the Ruins
George Cukor, 1975
USA | Format: 35mm | 103 minutes

Made for television, Love Among the Ruins features one of Cukor's greatest one-off on-screen pairings: Katharine Hepburn and Laurence Olivier. Hepburn stars as Jessica Medlicott, a widowed actress in Edwardian London, who requires a lawyer for a sensitive personal case. The attorney she chooses is a long-ago lover (Olivier). Writer James Costigan won an Emmy for his script.

Series: The Discreet Charm of George Cukor

Venue: Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center

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