The tragic life of the 1950s movie icon who won stardom in From Here to Eternity, but whose off-screen days were filled with pills, alcohol, and a complicated sexual identity. Features interviews with family members, actors, and friends, including Hope Lange and Kevin McCarthy.
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Montgomery Clift - Full Episode (43:44)
Montromery Clift won stardom in "From Here to Eternity" and became a 1950s movie icon. A car accident in 1957 changed his looks, and from then on his off-screen days were filled with pills, alcohol, and a complicated sexual identity.