Written on the Wind
|Publication Date||May 2013|
|Publisher||British Film Institute|
|Series||BFI Film Classics|
This is the first single study of Douglas Sirk's 1956 film Written on the Wind, a melodrama about an alcoholic playboy who marries the woman his best friend secretly loves. Peter Evans incorporates original archival research to examine the production, promotion and reception of this masterpiece of Hollywood melodrama.