REEL 13
Classics

Lolita

Airs Saturday July 18, 2009 at 9pm on THIRTEEN

Humbert Humbert (James Mason), a divorced British professor of French literature, travels to small-town America for a teaching position. He allows himself to be swept into a relationship with Charlotte Haze (Shelley Winters), his widowed and sexually famished landlady, whom he marries in order that he might pursue the woman’s 14-year-old flirtatious daughter, Lolita (Sue Lyon), with whom he has fallen hopelessly in love, but whose affections shall be thwarted by a devious trickster named Clare Quilty (Peter Sellers).

Directed by Stanley Kubrick.

Written by filmfactsman for IMDB.

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  • Yo

    I loved this movie!

  • barent

    a very honest film. in this p.c. world,it is extremely refreshing to see this work.