The Dick Cavett Show

Katharine Hepburn: Part 1 (14 Sep. 1973)

TV Episode  -   -  Music | Talk-Show
8.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.7/10 from 38 users  
Reviews: 3 user

Add a Plot

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1655 titles
created 18 Sep 2011
 
a list of 2179 titles
created 12 Mar 2012
 
a list of 1951 titles
created 23 Jun 2012
 
a list of 1531 titles
created 02 Jul 2012
 
a list of 1620 titles
created 05 Jul 2012
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Katharine Hepburn: Part 1 (14 Sep 1973)

Katharine Hepburn: Part 1 (14 Sep 1973) on IMDb 8.7/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Dick Cavett Show.
« Previous Episode | 81 of 188 Episodes | Next Episode »
Edit

Cast

Episode credited cast:
Bobby Rosengarden ...
Himself (band leader)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Himself - Host
...
Herself
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Music | Talk-Show

Edit

Details

Release Date:

14 September 1973 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Featured in The Sopranos: Kennedy and Heidi (2007) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Ah, yes, I remember it well
2 February 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw this show when it first aired 36 years ago and never forgot it. I just watched it again; this TCM presentation was different in that it shows what went on when they were just setting up. I had the good fortune to transcribe some interviews with Hepburn over the years. Consequently, none of what went on in the set-up was very surprising.

What is so striking about the interview is Hepburn's sharp memory and still enormous energy - at the time of the interview, she was 66 years old. She is very funny, capable of self-deprecating humor as well as great insight. I especially appreciated the idea of "listening," which she didn't feel the youth of 1973 did very well. Wonder what she thought when the new century hit, if she thinks people were distracted in 1973.

It really doesn't matter what anyone says about her image being phony, etc. You can't fake intelligence, dignity, humor, and talent. Hepburn possessed all of these in spades, and her Cavett interviews are fantastic and not to be missed.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Paul Simon + Mickey Mantle, Don McLean interviews pholmer
John Cassavettes, Peter Falk and Ben Gazarra were they really drunk? Brenshua
Location Francois-Antoine
Bobby Fischer interview? jeffkb4
Where is John Lennon segment? steven_silber
Shirley Bassey interview with Dick Cavett dwsmith50
Discuss Katharine Hepburn: Part 1 (1973) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page