Parrish
Parrish (1961)

A scenic, tobacco-road soap opera by director Delmar Daves, known more for his westerns, Parrish features Troy Donahue in the eponymous title role. Parrish's mother Ellen (Claudette Colbert in her last movie role) happens to marry one… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 4, 1961
DVD Release Date: January 27, 2009
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Dennis Schwartz
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This Peyton Place meets Tobacco Road pic might be scenic, but its dialogue is risible and its dreary story line is as noxious as smoking.

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Emanuel Levy
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A schmaltzy family melodrama starring the handsome Troy Donahue at the height of his popularity as a heartthrob.

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jay nixon
Overbaked melodrama with a wooden leading man. The trimmings are sumptuous but the story is trite and except for old pros Claudette Colbert, who looks great and… More
Antonius Block
In part an homage to tobacco farming, in part a story about standing up to 'the man', and in part a love story, or perhaps better put, a story of… More