4 Star Films
Posted by 4 Star Film Fan on Nov 11, 2018
Yet another example of the prevalent trend of turning plays into film adaptations, director George Seaton took Clifford Odett’s eponymous work and plugged in three stars to carry the weight. Without question, the allure of The Country Girl is purely the trifecta of stars it assembles. Yes, it read more
Old Hollywood Films
Posted by Amanda Garrett on Apr 17, 2017
Today, I'm reviewing the drama, The Country Girl (1954), starring William Holden (left), Grace Kelly, and Bing Crosby.
This article is part of The Second Golden Boy Blogathon: A William Holden Celebration hosted by The Wonderful World of Cinema.
The Academy Award-winning drama, The Country Girl read more
Flickers in Time
Posted by Beatrice on Nov 23, 2015
The Country Girl Directed by George Seaton Written by George Seaton from the play by Clifford Odets 1954/USA Paramount Pictures First viewing/Netflix rental 1954 was Grace Kelly’s year. Here she is acting against type and doing pretty well at it. Bing Crosby does even better. Frank read more
The Best Picture Project
Posted by Alyson on May 6, 2011
Based off the Broadway play of the same name, George Seaton’s The Country Girl tells the story of three people. There is the young Broadway director, Bernie Dodd (William Holden), who is in desperate need of a leading man for his new play. He wants to hire Frank Elgin (Bing Crosby), who Bernie read more