All That Heaven Allows

feature film, 1955.

DIRECTED BY: Douglas Sirk

All That Heaven Allows

Jane Wyman (Cary Scott),
Rock Hudson (Ron Kirby),
Agnes Moorehead (Sara Warren),
Conrad Nagel (Harvey)

Peg Fenwick

Russell Metty

Cary Scott, a wealthy widow with two grown-up children falls in love with a gardener, Ron Kirby. He is younger, does not care about social norms and lives freely. He is truly in love with Cary and wants them to get married, but Cary is worried about her children’s opinion and the snobbish society she is a part of. Will she chose love or remain bound by stiff social norms?

digital, color, 89 min