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PG| 1 hr. 55 min.

Plot Summary
Charming Hal Carter (William Holden) turned to wandering after a failed acting career left him loose in the wind. Interested in reuniting with an old college friend, Alan Benson (Cliff Robertson), Carter bums a train ride to a tranquil Kansas town. Alan greets him warmly, and together they join the community in a picnic celebration of Labor Day. However, his welcome quickly sours when sparks ignite between him and Alan's girlfriend, Madge Owens (Kim Novak).

Cast: William Holden , Kim Novak , Rosalind Russell , Betty Field , Susan Strasberg , Cliff Robertson , Arthur O'Connell , Verna Felton

Director: Joshua Logan

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Columbia Pictures

Picnic (1955)

Release Date: June 9th, 2008|1 hr. 55 min.

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