Once a beautiful screen idol, Alexandra Del Lago (Taylor) has fled Hollywood for fear that her beauty and fame has faded. Alexandra falls into the arms of Chance (Harmon), a shiftless would-be actor, who sees her wealth and position as his last shot at making it in Hollywood. Incorporating intense drama and steamy lust, this powerful production of the Tennessee Williams play reveals the dark forces of human ambition and desire, as passion and desperation collide.

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Sweet Bird of Youth (1989)

Unrated

Drama · 1h 36m

    

Description

Once a beautiful screen idol, Alexandra Del Lago (Taylor) has fled Hollywood for fear that her beauty and fame has faded. Alexandra falls into the arms of Chance (Harmon), a shiftless would-be actor, who sees her wealth and position as his last shot at making it in Hollywood. Incorporating intense drama and steamy lust, this powerful production of the Tennessee Williams play reveals the dark forces of human ambition and desire, as passion and desperation collide.

Release Country

United States

Media Type

Movie

Audio

  English     

Studio

Hollywood Entertainment

Video Format

NTSC

Aspect Ratio

1.33:1

Discs

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Part of Box Set
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Woman's Own

Cast
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Elizabeth Taylor

Alexandra Del Lago
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Mark Harmon

Chance Wayne
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Valerie Perrine

Miss Lucy
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Kevin Geer

Tom Junior
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Ronnie Claire Edwards

Aunt Nonnie
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Cheryl Paris

Heavenly Finley
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Rip Torn

Boss Finley
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Megan Blake

Violet
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Ruta Lee

Sally Powers
Crew
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Nicolas Roeg

Director
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Tennessee Williams

Writer
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Gavin Lambert

Writer
Other Editions
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Sweet Bird Of Youth (1989/ Tango Entertainment/ Old Version)

(DVD)

7/12/2005

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Sweet Bird of Youth

(DVD, Envelope)

5/8/2006

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Sweet Bird of Youth

(DVD)

11/19/2002

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