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The Whales of August by David Berry

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Published by Dramatist"s Play Service .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL9728466M
ISBN 10082221234X
ISBN 109780822212348

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  The Whales of August Not Rated | 1h 30min | Drama | 19 August (France) Two aged sisters reflect on life and the past during a late summer day in Maine/10(K).   Cute story with Lillian Gish and Bette Davis. Adorable movie.. You should check it out:). The Whales Of August () 1h 30min 13+ Bette Davis and Lillian Gish play two elderly sisters who live together in a Maine summer home, where they are periodically visited by their crusty old handyman, their lively neighbor, and a charming Russian gentleman. Used Book Shop - The Whales of August, Hamamatsu. likes 7 talking about this 66 were here. 絵本からカウンターカルチャーまで 古本と珈琲「八月の 回遊する鯨」です(月曜・火曜 5/5(2).

As stories go, it is conventional enough, but in "The Whales of August," as in grand opera, the story is only the occasion for the performances. This film stars Lillian Gish and Bette Davis, and to cast those two actresses as the leads of the same movie is to make their very presences more important than anything else. Click to read more about The Whales of August by David Berry. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. All about The Whales of August by David Berry. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book/5. Sometimes the saga of a film’s production is more interesting than the film itself. In the case of The Whales of August () the movie is as every bit as good as its colorful backstory. That’s why the new Special Edition from Kino Lorber is well worth your time. Producer Mike Kaplan has gone the extra distance.   The Whales of August tells the story of two elderly widowed sisters near the end of their lives, spending a summer in a seaside house in Maine. The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes: The Mazarin.