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Parrish (1961)

Unrated | | Drama | 4 May 1961 (USA)
Parrish McLean lives with his mother Ellen on Sala Post's tobacco plantation in the Connecticut River Valley. His mother winds up marrying Sala's rival Judd Raike, ruthless planter who ... See full summary »

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Parrish McLean lives with his mother Ellen on Sala Post's tobacco plantation in the Connecticut River Valley. His mother winds up marrying Sala's rival Judd Raike, ruthless planter who wants to drive Sala out of business. Judd insists that Parrish learn the business from the ground up. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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Looking for something. Wanting everything. Troy Donahue brings new passion to the screen as Parrish. See more »

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4 May 1961 (USA)  »

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Bonecas de Carne  »

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Trivia

The final feature film for superstar Claudette Colbert. See more »

Goofs

The submarine shown in stock footage was not the USS Nautilus SSN-571. It was the USS Skate SSN 578. See more »

Quotes

Gramma: You'll go to hell, Lucy. Mark my words. Right to the fiery place!
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Soundtracks

Secret Love
Written by Sammy Fain and Paul Francis Webster
Sung at the Raike's homecoming
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A sight for sore eyes
6 November 2001 | by See all my reviews

The first time I saw the movie 'Parrish' was when it was released in theaters back in the early sixties. I have never forgotten it. The score by Max Steiner is wonderful. Seeing screen legend Claudette Colbert on screen again after coming out of retirement was a sight for sore eyes. Parrish's three girl-friends: Diane McBain, Connie Stevens and Sharon Hugueny are all stunning. America's finest character actor, Karl Malden, is his usual marvelous self. Once again director/writer Delmer Daves gives his audience two hours of fine entertainment. Finally, the supporting cast is filled with familiar faces who have become famous and it's fun identifying them.


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