The Dark at the Top of the Stairs
The Dark at the Top of the Stairs (1960)

Based on the William Inge play, this is really more a series of vignettes about the crises in an Oklahoma family during the 1920s. Each family member's story is played out and, in the end, we haven't garnered much in the way of a… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 22, 1960
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Emanuel Levy
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This version of William Inge's family melodrama is verbose and lacks subtlety, but the acting is good, especially Shirley Knight who received her Oscar nomination.

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