The Glass Menagerie

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  • TV-PG
  • 1973
  • 1 hr 40 min
  • 7.4  (1,058)

Based on a play by Tennessee Williams, The Glass Menagerie is a movie that follows it’s main character, Amanda Wingfield and her two grown children Tom, and Laura. While Tom and Laura’s father left years ago, Amanda still recounts her wonderful experiences as a young debutante in the South to her children. Laura is pressured by her mother to find a husband despite Laura’s extreme shyness, and slight deformity in her leg. Tom is an aspiring poet who works in a factory to support his mother and sister. Although he detests his job doing manual labor he struggles with the idea of leaving, mainly because he is protective over Laura, who he sees as fragile and innocent to the hardships of the outside world.

The Glass Menagerie
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Based on a play by Tennessee Williams, The Glass Menagerie is a movie that follows it’s main character, Amanda Wingfield and her two grown children Tom, and Laura. While Tom and Laura’s father left years ago, Amanda still recounts her wonderful experiences as a young debutante in the South to her children. Laura is pressured by her mother to find a husband despite Laura’s extreme shyness, and slight deformity in her leg. Tom is an aspiring poet who works in a factory to support his mother and sister. Although he detests his job doing manual labor he struggles with the idea of leaving, mainly because he is protective over Laura, who he sees as fragile and innocent to the hardships of the outside world.

The Glass Menagerie is a 1973 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 40 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.4.

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  • Release Date
    1973
  • MPAA Rating
    TV-PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 40 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (1,058)