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Written on the Wind

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Directed by Douglas Sirk
United States, 1956
Drama

Synopsis

Bathed in lurid Technicolor, melodrama maestro Douglas Sirk’s Written on the Wind is the stylishly debauched tale of a Texas oil magnate brought down by the excesses of his spoiled offspring. Features an all-star quartet that includes Robert Stack, Lauren Bacall, Rock Hudson and Dorothy Malone.

Synopsis

Bathed in lurid Technicolor, melodrama maestro Douglas Sirk’s Written on the Wind is the stylishly debauched tale of a Texas oil magnate brought down by the excesses of his spoiled offspring. Features an all-star quartet that includes Robert Stack, Lauren Bacall, Rock Hudson and Dorothy Malone.

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Written on the WindDirected byDouglas Sirk

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Awards & Festivals

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Academy Awards
1957 | Winner: Best Actress in a Supporting Role
1957 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Golden Globes (USA)
1957 | Nominee: Best Supporting Actress

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