These Three
These Three (1936)

Lillian Hellman's 1934 Broadway play The Children's Hour was such a hot potato that film producer Samuel Goldwyn was denied Production Code permission to use the play's original title. The reason was the story's lesbian… More

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Emanuel Levy

Despite limitations imposed by the Production Code (lesbianism!), this first version of Hellman's play is more powerful than the 1961 remake, also directed by William Wyler.

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Nick Davis
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Overheated but well-acted adaptation of Lillian Hellman's play The Children's Hour.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Watered down version of the play, The Children's Hour, is still compelling thanks to the performers.

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Veronique Kwak
this movie is adapted from a script called children's hour, which deals with suppressed lesbianism, again adapted into a movie of the same name in 60s with… More