George Eastman takes up friendly offer from his uncle to
George Eastman takes up friendly offer from his uncle to go work in the highly prosperous Eastman bathing-suit factory. Formerly a bell hop at a hotel, and born out of a relatively poor, but religiously devout home, George is spellbound by how the upper crust live. As he starts to climb the social ladder he becomes besotted with his cousin's beautiful partner, Angela Vickers. While at the same time neglecting his girlfriend and mother of his unborn child, Alice Tripp. The outcome of George's confused emotions will have devastating effects on everyone involved...
I very rarely write reviews. Usually it is when I feel something wonderful has been unfairly maligned or when something much praised fails to win me over. I'm afraid that A Place in the Sun falls in the latter category.