MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 10,084 this week

Laura Lansing Slept Here (1988)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy  -  7 March 1988 (USA)
6.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.4/10 from 152 users  
Reviews: 5 user

Each of Katharine Hepburn's 1980s TV movies was heralded as the lady's last-ever appearance.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Exclusive Trailer

View the Foxcatcher Exclusive trailer with Steve Carell and Channing Tatum


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 48 titles
created 10 May 2011
 
a list of 756 titles
created 28 Oct 2012
 
a list of 438 titles
created 06 Nov 2012
 
a list of 295 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 38 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Laura Lansing Slept Here (TV Movie 1988)

Laura Lansing Slept Here (TV Movie 1988) on IMDb 6.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Laura Lansing Slept Here.

Videos

1 video »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The recently widowed Mary Stuart returns to Scotland to reclaim her throne but is opposed by her half-brother and her own Scottish lords.

Directors: John Ford, Leslie Goodwins
Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Fredric March, Florence Eldridge
The Rainmaker (1956)
Romance | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Lizzie Curry is on the verge of becoming a hopeless old maid. Her wit and intelligence and skills as a homemaker can't make up for the fact that she's just plain plain! Even the town ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Anthony
Stars: Burt Lancaster, Katharine Hepburn, Wendell Corey
Summertime (1955)
Romance | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A lonely American woman unexpectedly finds romance in Venice, Italy.

Director: David Lean
Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Rossano Brazzi, Isa Miranda
Certificate: Passed Comedy | Romance | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Rival reporters Sam and Tess fall in love and get married, only to find their relationship strained when Sam comes to resent Tess' hectic lifestyle.

Director: George Stevens
Stars: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Fay Bainter
Stage Door (1937)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A boardinghouse full of aspiring actresses and their ambitions, dreams and disappointments.

Director: Gregory La Cava
Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Ginger Rogers, Adolphe Menjou
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Author Eugene O'Neill gives an autobiographical account of his explosive homelife, fused by a drug-addicted mother, a father who wallows in drink after realizing he is no longer a famous ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Lumet
Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Ralph Richardson, Jason Robards
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

While trying to secure a $1 million donation for his museum, a befuddled paleontologist is pursued by a flighty and often irritating heiress and her pet leopard "Baby."

Director: Howard Hawks
Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Charles Ruggles
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The only son of wealthy widow Violet Venable dies while on vacation with his cousin Catherine. What the girl saw was so horrible that she went insane; now Mrs. Venable wants Catherine lobotomized to cover up the truth.

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Katharine Hepburn, Montgomery Clift
Holiday (1938)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A young man falls in love with a girl from a rich family. His unorthodox plan to go on holiday for the early years of his life is met with skepticism by everyone except for his fiancée's eccentric sister and long suffering brother.

Director: George Cukor
Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Doris Nolan
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Marshal Rooster Cogburn unwillingly teams up with Eula Goodnight to track down the killers of her father.

Director: Stuart Millar
Stars: John Wayne, Katharine Hepburn, Anthony Zerbe
Adam's Rib (1949)
Certificate: Passed Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Domestic and professional tensions mount when a husband and wife work as opposing lawyers in a case involving a woman who shot her husband.

Director: George Cukor
Stars: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Judy Holliday
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Matt and Christina Drayton are a couple whose attitudes are challenged when their daughter brings home a fiancé who is black.

Director: Stanley Kramer
Stars: Spencer Tracy, Sidney Poitier, Katharine Hepburn
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Laura Lansing
...
Melody Gomphers
Brenda Forbes ...
Doris
Joel Higgins ...
Walter Gomphers
Lee Richardson ...
Larry Baumgartner
...
Conway
Schuyler Grant ...
Annette Gomphers
...
(as Moira Walley)
Janet Wright
Sean Harmon ...
Walter Junior
Ryan Comber ...
Malcolm (as Ryan)
Kyle Comber ...
Malcolm
Dana Still ...
Male Talk Show Host
Merrilyn Gann ...
Female Talk Show Host
Freda Perry ...
Tv Interviewer
Edit

Storyline

Each of Katharine Hepburn's 1980s TV movies was heralded as the lady's last-ever appearance.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

She Left Penthouse Paradise for a Chance at Suburban Bliss.

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

7 March 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Guest Appearance  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

(archive footage: soap opera scenes)|

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Schuyler Grant is the grand niece of Katharine Hepburn. See more »

Connections

References The Electric Horseman (1979) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
It's Hepburn,what more do you need?
23 May 2005 | by (Phx. Arizona ("Arizona Smells Funny"!- Homer Simpson)) – See all my reviews

Having seen this,all I can say is that Irecall a very bright and fun performance by Miss Hepburn as well as the supporting cast. As far as TV films go,this is one of the better ones and I don't think any other cinematic actor does TV movies better than she.

Good news for those Hepburn fans out there by the way,on August 9th,2005...this movie will finally be available on home video! Yay!!! This will be a great chance to see it again for the first time in 17 years! If you haven't seen it then trust me it's worth it!

She plays the title character,a famous female writer who suddenly finds herself labeled out of touch with the everyday world. Meaning,she has no real knowledge of the everyday person. Her novels are usually about the rich & powerful.

Her close friend and business associate that brings her this news,along with the news that the publishing house has rejected her latest effort,makes a bet with her that she wouldn't last a week with a normal family. She ends up in a small suburban town called Hicksville. Moving in with a Dad ("Silver Spoons" Joel Higgins) a Mom and three kids). A loud teenage girl,a sarcastic boy and a toddler who cries at the sight of her!

She learns quickly that the rules of her world basically don't exist in theirs but she somehow works a few of them in. A side plot about Higgin's possible affair with a young co-worker makes for a more serious story. I wont ruin the rest for you!

For me personally,along with acquiring a copy of "Iron Petticoat",finally being able to purchase "Laura Lansing Slept Here" will complete my quest to view for the first time or re-view,all 52 of her films. I have it now :(Aug. 22nd,2005): and it's still as good as I recall! A great salute to you Miss Hepburn!


4 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Laura Lansing Slept Here Theresa0369
Discuss Laura Lansing Slept Here (1988) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?