The Green Girl

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"Susan Oliver: To millions of Star Trek fans, she was The Green Girl. For the first generation ever raised on television, she was so much more..."
  • NR
  • 2014
  • 1 hr 36 min
  • 7.8  (212)

The Green Girl is a 2014 documentary that explores the life of actress and pilot Susan Oliver. Directed by George Pappy, the film features interviews with Oliver's friends and colleagues, as well as archival footage, to tell the story of Oliver's remarkable life. Oliver is perhaps best known for her role as Vina in the original pilot episode of Star Trek, titled "The Cage." In the episode, Vina is the only survivor of a crashed spaceship on a planet where the inhabitants have the ability to create illusions. Vina is captured by the aliens and forced to live out her days in a fantasy world created by her captors.

The Green Girl explores Oliver's life before and after her stint on Star Trek. Growing up in New York City, Oliver was a rebellious teenager who dreamed of becoming an actress. She eventually did make it to Hollywood, where she appeared in numerous television shows and movies. In addition to her acting career, Oliver was also an accomplished pilot who became the fourth woman to fly a single-engine plane solo across the Atlantic.

Throughout the film, Oliver's colleagues and friends speak about her talent, her determination, and her unique personality. They describe her as a woman who defied convention and followed her own path, even when it wasn't easy. They also discuss her struggle with alcoholism and her eventual decision to get sober.

The Green Girl is a fascinating look at a woman whose life was full of triumphs and tragedies. Oliver's talent as an actress and a pilot was undeniable, and her determination to follow her dreams was an inspiration to many. The film is a fitting tribute to an extraordinary woman who left her mark on Hollywood and the aviation industry.

The Green Girl is a 2014 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 36 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.8.

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    7.8  (212)