Petulia Poster

Release Date: 1968

R|1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary
Dr. Archie Bollen (George C. Scott) is having a midlife crisis. He's just divorced his wife (Shirley Knight) and is establishing a new life for himself. One night, he catches the eye of Petulia Danner (Julie Christie), a charming, free-spirited young woman. Petulia's vibrant personality hides her fear of her abusive husband, David (Richard Chamberlain), whose father is a powerful society figure. As Petulia and Archie's feelings for each other grow, they must decide what it is they truly want.

Cast: Julie Christie, George C. Scott, Richard Chamberlain, Arthur Hill, Shirley Knight, Pippa Scott, Kathleen Widdoes, Roger Bowen

Director: Richard Lester

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

Keywords: Melodramatic, Forbidden love, 1960s, Hospital, Doctor, Cool, Husband, Transformation, Son, Wife, Family