Matinee Thursdays: Butterfield 8
April 11, 2013
Elizabeth Taylor, Laurence Harvey
MGM/UA; Directed by Daniel Mann
Not Rated; 109 minutes; 1960
Elizabeth Taylor won the Academy Award for her performance as high-priced model Gloria, a beautiful, tempestuous but wanton woman whose lucrative job allows her to pattern her life to suit her changing desires. Ever searching for lasting love, she meets Laurence Harvey, a weak but charming married man for whom she is willing to change but who turns on her when she needs him the most.