The Killing of Sister George

Release Date: January 26th, 2009

DVD Release Date: February 22nd, 2000

R |2 hr 17 min

Plot Summary

June is an actress who portrays the popular Sister George in a British soap opera. The actress spends her time drinking and engaging in lesbian sex with her much younger lover Alice. A television executive decides she likes Alice and wants to write Sister George off the show. June watches as her behavior and insecurity drives Alice away.

Cast: Beryl Reid, Susannah York, Coral Browne, Ronald Fraser, Patricia Medina, Hugh Paddick, Cyril Delevanti

Director: Robert Aldrich

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Palomar Pictures, The Associates & Aldrich Company Inc., American Broadcasting Company (ABC)

Distributors: Cinerama Releasing Corporation [us]

Keywords: London , Dark , Melodramatic , England , Forbidden love , Fall , Rivalry , 1960s ,


Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama