ManchesterTheatres.com
logo
21 Belvoir Rd
Warrington
Cheshire WA4 6PE
Phone: +44 7725 234022 Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube

Magnificent Obsession (U)

theatre

Intensely melodramatic and swooningly stylised in vivid Technicolor, Magnificent Obsession is one of several genre-defining films directed by Douglas Sirk in the 1950s. Originally released in 1954, Rock Hudson, a regular collaborator with whom Sirk enjoyed a particularly fruitful partnership, stars alongside Jane Wyman.

When spoiled playboy Bob Merrick foolishly wrecks his speed boat, he’s treated by a rescue team using the town’s only resuscitator – but the life-saving device is also needed across town where beloved local doctor Wayne Phillips has had a heart attack.

After learning of Phillips’ death, Merrick sets on a path of self-improvement – with patchy results – and is drawn into a testing romantic entanglement with the doctor’s widow, Helen.

 

Magnificent Obsession (U) Tickets

lion
Sorry, there are no tickets for Magnificent Obsession (U) in Manchester available at the moment. This maybe due to one of the following reasons:
  • - Magnificent Obsession (U) in Manchester tickets are currently not on sale.
  • - The event has sold out.
  • - Details have not yet been announced for Magnificent Obsession (U) in Manchester.
  • - The event may have been cancelled.
  • - The event has been and gone.
Join our free mailing list for
updates about this event
show1

Magnificent Obsession (U) ON TOUR

rent-box rent-box
Follow Us
Join Our Free Mailing List