Original Review: ‘The Trip to Bountiful’ (Brooks Atkinson) 1953

Brooks Atkinson’s review of Horton Foote’s play, which opened on Broadway at Henry Miller’s Theater in 1953. The cast included

  • Lillian Gish,
  • Gene Lyons,
  • Jo Van Fleet
  • Eva Marie Saint

First Night at The Theatre

Original Review_ ‘The Trip to Bountiful’ 1

Miss Lillian Gish (Mrs. Carrie Watts) - The Trip To Bountiful
Miss Lillian Gish (Mrs. Carrie Watts) – The Trip To Bountiful

Original Review_ ‘The Trip to Bountiful’ 2

Miss Lillian Gish and Eva Marie Saint - The Trip To Bountiful
Miss Lillian Gish and Eva Marie Saint – The Trip To Bountiful

Original Review_ ‘The Trip to Bountiful’ 3

Lillian Gish - The Trip To Bountiful (1953)
Lillian Gish – The Trip To Bountiful (1953)

Original Review_ ‘The Trip to Bountiful’ 4

Jo Van Fleet, Gene Lyons and Lillian Gish (The Trip To Bountiful)
Jo Van Fleet, Gene Lyons and Lillian Gish (The Trip To Bountiful)
Lillian Gish is Carrie Watts (The Trip To Bountiful)
Lillian Gish is Carrie Watts (The Trip To Bountiful)

Original Review_ ‘The Trip to Bountiful’ - Document - NYTimes

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