The Country Girl

  |  Book Tickets: 15/06/2010
  |  Buy to Own: 08/11/2004
  |  Watch Now: 11/11/2008
  |  104 min
Rated PG by the BBFC


Melodrama based the play by Clifford Odets, starring Bing Crosby against type as alcoholic, guilt-ridden has-been Broadway star Frank Elgin, alongside a de-glamourised Grace Kelly in an Oscar-winning performance as his dedicated wife Georgie. When hotshot young director Bernie Dodd (William Holden) tries to get Elgin back on his feet by offering him a role in his new musical, his initial impression of the Elgins' marriage gives way to admiration for Georgie, and the discovery that all is not as it first seemed...

Contains mild violence and suicide references
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