• Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story (2017)

Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story

Release Date: April 28th, 2017

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary

Storyboard artist Harold Michelson and his wife, film researcher Lillian Michelson, were a talented couple once considered the heart of Hollywood. Harold and Lillian worked on hundreds of iconic films during Hollywood's golden age, including "The Ten Commandments," "The Apartment," "The Birds," "Full Metal Jacket" and more. Although the couple were responsible for some of Hollywood's most iconic examples of visual storytelling, their contributions remain largely uncredited.

Cast: Harold Michelson, Lillian Michelson, Mel Brooks, Francis Ford Coppola, Danny DeVito

Director: Daniel Raim

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Adama Films

Keywords: Wife, Engaging, Touching, Passionate, Family, Pursuit, Office, Los Angeles, Love, Marriage, Inspiring

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Nick AllenRogerEbert.com

    Most of all it is a pure story about love, without the scandals. show more

  • 63
    Nathalie AtkinsonThe Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    The couple are the movie’s saving grace – especially Lillian, now 87, who regales in every story. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    This is a likable documentary that casts light on two respected but relatively unknown people, who made major contributions to film and managed to have a normal life — and in Hollywood, of all places. It’s nice to know such things are possible. show more

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