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Newman is a wealthy Pennsylvania boy who goes to New York and marries into even more money and social position when he weds Woodward. He gets a job with her family's investment company and neglects his wife for business. She turns to another man and when he goes home for a visit he also finds a new romance which leads to some emotional soul searching. The explicitness of O'Hara's very long novel was diluted by the censors and Newman's performance is a stilted disappointment. Loy, as Newman's alcoholic mother, earned the best reviews.

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Available on Running time 144 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Adultery, Marriage, Family Ties, Books to Film: John O'Hara, Screen Teams: Newman & Woodward
Screenplay
Ernest Lehman
Cast
Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Myrna Loy, Ina Balin, Felix Aylmer, Leon Ames, George Grizzard, Patrick O'Neal, Barbara Eden, Mae Marsh
Cinematography
Leo Tover
Director
Mark Robson
Music
Elmer Bernstein
Producer
20th Century-Fox

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From the Terrace
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Stacey

From the Terrace came out in 1960 and has a total running time of 144 minutes. Paul Newman, Joanne Woodard, Myrna Loy, Ina Balin and Barbara Eden star in this drama. Alfred Eaton is very dedicated to his work. He’s so dedicated that he always seems to put his wife last. She starts to turn to another man when he goes home for a visit. Meanwhile, he finds a younger woman who he starts to fall for. Now he must choose, his wife, for his new love.