Sunday, February 3, 2019

Picnic (1955) - lesser known drama from director Joshua Logan, starring William Holden, Kim Novak, Susan Strasberg and Cliff Robertson

Rating 7.2/10
Runtime: 113 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Joshua Logan
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William Holden ... Hal Carter
Kim Novak ... Madge Owens
Betty Field ... Flo Owens
Susan Strasberg ... Millie Owens
Cliff Robertson ... Alan Benson
Arthur O'Connell ... Howard Bevans
Verna Felton ... Helen Potts
Reta Shaw ... Irma Kronkite
Nick Adams ... Bomber
Raymond Bailey ... Mr. Benson
Elizabeth Wilson ... Christine Schoenwalder
Rosalind Russell ... Miss Rosemary Sydney

Description: The drifter Hal Carter hitchhikes by train to a small town to visit the college friend Alan Benson, who is the son of the industrialist Mr. Benson that is the wealthiest person in town. Hal asks for a small job to Ms. Helen Potts and the old lady feels affection for him and tells that nobody works in the Labor Day. She gives a breakfast to Hal and he meets her next door neighbor, the gorgeous Marjorie "Madge" Owens that is Alan's girlfriend. Then Hal is welcomed by Alan that invites him to go to the local picnic with Madge's younger sister Millie Owens. Hal is a braggart, but attractive and gentle, and he becomes successful with the local girls. However, he falls in love with Madge and Alan feels betrayed by his best friend.







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Video and audio information:

Video : 1.70 GB, 2206 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 1024x404 (2.55:1), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 155
Audio : 363 MB, 448 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 6 channels, 0x55 = AC3, CBR

Subtitles (English closed captions embedded in a movie, to play them choose Subtitle=>Sub Track in VLC Player and separate English (including hearing impaired), French, Spanish, Portuguese, Greek, German, Turkish, Dutch, Italian, Serbian) posters and screenshots included