The Cinema Museum, London

Kennington Classics presents The Heiress (1949)

Thu 26 Jul 2018 @ 19:30 · Events

The HeiressCome and enjoy a selection of Ronald Grant’s personal favourite films.

The Heiress (1949) is the Oscar-winning adaptation of the Henry James novel Washington Square, directed by William Wyler and starring Olivia de Havilland, Ralph Richardson and Montgomery Clift.

Olivia de Havilland, who won the Oscar for Best Actress, plays a spinster, dominated by her father (Richardson), who is wooed by a fortune hunter (Clift). It also won Oscars for Art Direction, Costume Design, and for Aaron Copland’s score.

Full supporting programme.

Doors open at 18.30, for a 19.30 start.

Refreshments will be available in our licensed cafe/bar.


Tickets £6.

Advance tickets may be purchased from Billetto, or direct from the Museum by calling 020 7840 2200 in office hours.
The Heiress