Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966) Movie poster and book cover compared.

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Mike Nichols, 1966

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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Edward Albee, 1962

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is a movie directed by Mike Nichols in 1966 and based on the play of the same name by Edward Albee, first published in 1962. The movie features Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Sandy Dennis, George Segal, and others.

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Movie Poster: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (Mike Nichols, 1966)

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Book Cover: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (Edward Albee, 1962)

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Storyline

The film centers on the volatile marriage of a middle-aged couple: George, an associate professor of history at a small New England college, and Martha, the daughter of the university president. After they return home drunk from a party, Martha reveals she has invited a young married couple, whom she had met at the party, for a drink.

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Poster of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, the 1966 movie by Mike Nichols

Year

1966

Minutes

131

Movie Rate

8.00

Source: IMDb

Movie

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Country: USA

Year: 1966

Length: 2h11m

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Cover of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, the 1962 book by Edward Albee

Year

1962

Pages

272

Book Rate

8.16

S: Goodreads

Book

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Country: USA

First published in: 1962

Length: 272 pages

Genre: Play

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Cover of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, the 1962 book by Edward Albee

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