Marjorie Morningstar ★★ 1958
A temperate Hollywood adaptation of the Herman Wouk story of a young actress who fails to achieve stardom and settles on being a housewife. Wood slipped a bit in this story. 123m/C VHS, DVD . Natalie Wood, Gene Kelly, Martin Balsam, Claire Trevor, Ed Wynn, Everett Sloane, Carolyn Jones; D: Irving Rapper; C: Harry Stradling Sr.; M: Max Steiner.