Desire Under the Elms is a 1958 American film version of the 1924 play Desire Under the Elms written by Eugene O'Neill. The film was directed by Delbert Mann from a screenplay by O'Neill and Irwin Shaw. The cast included Sophia Loren as Abbie (known as Anna in the film), Anthony Perkins as Eben, Burl Ives as Ephraim, Frank Overton as Simeon and Pernell Roberts as Peter. The film was nominated for Best Black and White Cinematography (Daniel L. Fapp) at the Academy Awards and Laurel Awards in 1959. It was also entered into the 1958 Cannes Film Festival. Wikipedia
Desire Under the Elms is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, Films based on plays, Romantic drama films, Films set in Connecticut, 1950s drama film stubs, Films shot in VistaVision, 1958 films, Films directed by Delbert Mann and American romantic drama films.
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