In his first movie, Warren Beatty stars with Natalie Wood as a popular high school couple in love on the eve of the Great Depression. The performances are out of this world.

They valiantly fight the temptation to go too far, but societal pressures are too much for them and the consequences of their choices follow them into adulthood. Splendor in the Grass is a classic for a reason.

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