> THE VIEW FROM POMPEYS HEAD - 1955 - RARE DVD - WITH RICHARD EGAN
THE VIEW FROM POMPEYS HEAD - 1955 - RARE DVD - WITH RICHARD EGAN
Anson Page, a lawyer with Southern roots leaves New York, his wife and his kids for Georgia. His assignment is to investigate the case of Garvin Wales, a famous writer, now nearly blind and embittered, whose royalties have apparently never reached him. Back in his native South, Page finds himself immediately exposed to what he had fled : racial and class prejudices. But he also meets his former love, Dinah, now married to go-getter uncouth businessman Mickey Higgins. Will he find out whatever happened to 2,000 dollars in rights Wales did not cash? Will Dinah and Anson renew their love story?
Director: Philip Dunne.
Stars: Richard Egan, Dana Wynter, Cameron Mitchell.
Color. Runtime: 97 minutes.