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Year
1955
Runtime
89 min.
Director
Douglas Sirk
Genres
Drama, Romance
Rating *
7.7
Votes *
8,259
Checks
4,111
Favs
351
Dislikes
29
Favs/checks
8.5% (1:12)
Favs/dislikes
12:1
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  1. ThomasFTB's avatar

    ThomasFTB

    I used to think I knew what melodrama was. Then I saw All That Heaven Allows. 11 years 6 months ago
  2. Timec's avatar

    Timec

    "Written on the Wind" might qualify as camp (not that "camp" is really a pejorative) - this film does not. Though it is definitely strongly stylized (though not excessively so), it's not marked by any particular irony or kitschy elements - it gently, intelligently undermines some of the social conventions of the time. It's also incredibly, surprisingly emotionally involving. 12 years 9 months ago
  3. Namfoodle's avatar

    Namfoodle

    It's like the Commando of romance films. 5 years 10 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #17 in The New York Times's Book of Movies
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  2. This movie ranks #21 in Time Out's 1000 Films to Change Your Life
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  3. This movie ranks #24 in The Guardian's 1000 Films to See Before You Die
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  4. This movie ranks #35 in Time Out's The 101 Most Romantic Films
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  5. This movie ranks #76 in A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese
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  6. This movie ranks #99 in The Criterion Collection
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  7. This movie ranks #173 in Library of Congress's National Film Registry
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  8. This movie ranks #174 in Sight & Sound's The Greatest Films of All Time
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  9. This movie ranks #203 in Mark Cousins's The Story of Film: An Odyssey
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  10. This movie ranks #276 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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  11. This movie ranks #287 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films
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