Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift on the cover
Number: 17 Series: 14
The entire magazine dedicated to the novelization of the film “Raintree County”
Year of Publication: 1958
Type of publication: Movie Magazine
Publisher: Agência Portuguesa de Revistas
Size: 16,9 / 12,1 cm
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The Colecção Cinema is a Portuguese magazine published between 1952 and 1967. Totally dedicated to movies.
It has 3 formats and 27 series. In the first series (1952) 20 issues were edited. Each issue contains the novelization of several films. The format is 21,3/28,7cm. Between the second and the seventh series (1953-1956), each series has 10 numbers. Each number contained 3 or 4 movie novelisations. Its format is 16,9/23,9cm.
The 8/26 series (1956-1964), have 20 numbers each. Each one corresponds to a movie.
The 27 series (1964/1965) contains other articles besides a single movie. More than 100 numbers came out. The 8/27 series have the format of 12,1/16,9cm.
In 1967 a third phase comes out with more than 20 issues published and in each issue 2 films (12,1/16,9cm).
Director: Edward Dmytryk
Writers: Millard Kaufman (screenplay) / Ross Lockridge Jr (novel “Raintree county)
Release Date: 1957
Original Title: Raintree County
Portuguese Title: A Árvore da Vida
Abolitionist John Wickliff Shawnessy (Montgomery Clift) estranges himself from high school sweetheart Nell Gaither (Eva Marie Saint) and begins a passionate love affair with wealthy southern beauty Susanna Drake (Elizabeth Taylor). He is forced to marry her when she falsely tells him she is pregnant, but even after Susanna confesses the truth to him, he still maintains the marriage for love. Upon returning to Susanna’s family farm, he discovers that she is hiding a dark secret that little by little drives her crazy. Years pass, the couple has a child, and the American Civil War begins. In one of her outbursts, Susanna flees south into the battle, taking her son with her. Desperate, John will enlist in the Army of the North, and together with his companions, will begin an incessant search for the great love of his life…