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The Sandpiper. A 1965 drama set and filmed along the beautiful Big Sur coastlne. The unconventional love story features Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton at the height of their careers and personal relationship, and their chemistry together is intense and palatable. Taylor plays, Laura Reynolds, a free-spirited, struggling artist and unwed mother who lives an unconventional, bohemian lifestyle with her young son by the sea in harmony with nature. Burton, plays an intense, stoic clergyman…

Ivanhoe is a 1952 (Technicolor) film made by MGM. It was directed by Richard Thorpe and produced by Pandro S. Berman. The cast featured Robert Taylor, Elizabeth Taylor, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders, Emlyn Williams, Finlay Currie and Felix Aylmer. The screenplay was by Æneas MacKenzie, Marguerite Roberts, and Noel Langley based on the historical novel Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott. The film was nominated for three Academy Awards.

A PLACE IN THE SUN. 1951. Director, George Stevens. This somber drama stars Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, and Shelly Winters. A poor nephew gets a job working in his rich uncle's factory, falls in love with a rich socialite, but then learns a co-worker he dated is now pregnant. "It was a love that paid the severest penalties." Based on the novel by Thoedore Dreiser published in 1925, which was based on the true story of Chester Gillette. Adapted screenplay written by Michael…

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Raintree County, Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Eva Marie Saint, 1957

RAINTREE COUNTY - A 1957 Romantic Drama starring Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Eva Marie Saint, and Lee Marvin. A graduating poet/teacher falls in love with a Southern woman, and then the Civil War and her past create problems. (PG)