For Love of Ivy

Directed by Daniel Mann

Year: 1968
Running Time: 101
Color Type: Color
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Country: U.S.
Language: English
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For Love of Ivy

Cast
Sidney Poitier
Abbey Lincoln
Beau Bridges
Carroll O'Connor
Gloria Hendry
Nan Martin

Crew
Directed by Daniel Mann


Legendary Hollywood leading man Sidney Poitier (Lilies of the Field, The Wilby Conspiracy) and Broadway sensation Abbey Lincoln (Nothing But a Man) sizzle in this hip, bold, stylish and sexy romance. Boasting an all-star supporting cast, including Beau Bridges (The Landlord) and Carroll O'Connor (All in the Family) – and a jazzy musical score by the incomparable Quincy Jones (They Call Me Mister Tibbs!) – For Love of Ivy is a one-of-a-kind love story and irresistible romantic comedy. When high-rolling hustler Jack Parks (Poitier) is blackmailed into seducing a client's naive young housekeeper, love is the last thing on his mind. But Jack has never met anyone like Ivy Moore (Lincoln)... and as he begins to fall for her, she discovers the truth about the player. Directed by veteran filmmaker Daniel Mann (Butterfield 8, Our Man Flint).

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