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Release Date: 1961

DVD Release Date: February 22nd, 2005

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 3 min

Plot Summary
Allison (Carol Lynley) leaves her hometown of Peyton Place, N.H., for New York City after she's contacted by Lewis Jackman (Jeff Chandler), a powerful publisher who's interested in her tell-all book about her hometown. In the big city, Allison promotes her book, which becomes a runaway success, and she also begins a flirtatious relationship with Lewis, who is married. Back in Peyton Place, the secrets Allison has revealed could very easily tear the town apart.

Cast: Carol Lynley, Jeff Chandler, Eleanor Parker, Mary Astor, Robert Sterling, Luciana Paluzzi, Brett Halsey, Gunnar Hellström

Director: José Ferrer

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Transformation, 1960s, Melodramatic, Love, Mother, Escape, Rise, Small town, New York City, Tense, Love triangle