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Hays’d: Decoding the Classics — ‘Suddenly Last Summer’
The film was directed by Joseph L. The musical score was composed by Buxton Orr , using themes by Malcolm Arnold. The plot centers on a young woman who, at the insistence of her wealthy aunt, is being evaluated by a psychiatric doctor to receive a lobotomy after witnessing the death of her cousin Sebastian Venable while travelling with him in Spain the previous summer. New Orleans, Catherine Holly Elizabeth Taylor is a young woman institutionalized for a severe emotional disturbance that occurred when her cousin, Sebastian Venable, died under questionable circumstances while they were on summer holiday in Europe. The late Sebastian's wealthy mother, Violet Venable Katharine Hepburn , makes every effort to deny and suppress the potentially sordid truth about her son and his demise.
Sign in. The only son of wealthy widow Violet Venable dies while on vacation with his cousin Catherine. What the girl saw was so horrible that she went insane; now Mrs. Venable wants Catherine lobotomized to cover up the truth. A wealthy harridan, Violet Venable, attempts to bribe Dr. Cukrowicz, a young psycho-surgeon from a New Orleans mental hospital that is desperately in need of funds, into lobotomizing her niece, Catherine Holly. Violet wants the operation performed in order to prevent Catherine from defiling the memory of her son, the poet Sebastian.
Sign in. Breakout star Erin Moriarty of " The Boys " explains how her newfound popularity is fueling Season 2 of the hit series. Watch now. Title: Suddenly, Last Summer Brick, an alcoholic ex-football player, drinks his days away and resists the affections of his wife, Maggie.