The Glass Menagerie Poster

Release Date: 1950

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary
Based on the renowned Tennessee Williams play, this domestic drama focuses on the fatherless Wingfield family. Matriarch Amanda (Gertrude Lawrence) is a former Southern belle determined to find a suitor for her sickly and shy daughter, Laura (Jane Wyman). When Laura's brother, the daydreaming Tom (Arthur Kennedy), invites his co-worker Jim (Kirk Douglas) over to dinner, Amanda is thrilled to entertain an eligible bachelor, but the evening doesn't quite go as planned.

Cast: Jane Wyman, Kirk Douglas, Gertrude Lawrence, Arthur Kennedy, Ralph Sanford, Ann Tyrrell, John Compton, Gertrude Graner

Director: Irving Rapper

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Daughter, Family, Son, Love, Mother, 1950s, Emotional, Intense