Bing Search

Easy Living

:

Overview

Easy Living
Critics' Rating:
Read review
User Rating:
3 ratings
Your Rating:
Write a review
NR,1hr 17min
Genre:
Release:
1949
Director:
Distributor:
Warner Bros. Digital Distribution
Synopsis: No relation to the 1937 screwball comedy of the same name, Easy Living is a film about the world of professional sports. Victor Mature plays Pete Wilson, star halfback of the New York Chiefs. Well past his prime, Wilson would like to retire to a coaching job, but his rival Tim McCarr (Sonny Tufts) beats him to it. Financially, Wilson is really in no position to retire; unfortunately, he has learned that he suffers from a potentially deadly heart condition. To make matters worse, he's on the outs ... Full Synopsis
Critics' Reviews
Easy Living tries so hard to be a really good little drama that one might be tempted to overlook its flaws -- in the end, however, it gets more points for ambition than for achievement. Vera Caspary and Charles Schnee's screenplay has some good things in it, and its focus on a professional athlete undergoing both a personal and professional crisis is fairly rare, but on the whole, the script flirts ... Read Review
Featured Cast
Pete Wilson
Liza Wilson
Tim McCarr
Similar Movies
Bull Durham (1988)
DVD Detailed Information
Easy Living
showtimes & tickets
Search by location, title, or genre: