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Movie Plots!

Directions: Share the movie plot with your residents. Then have them guess the film title.

Plot:

This 1954 film is about a playboy who becomes interested in the daughter of his family’s chauffer, after she comes back from Paris a beautiful and sophisticated woman. His serious older brother begins a bond with the chauffer’s daughter and soon falls for her as well. This film starred Audrey Hepburn, William Holden, and Humphrey Bogart.

Answer:

Sabrina

Plot:

When ex-tennis champion Tony Wendice carries out a plot to murder his adulterous wife Margot, things go wrong. Tony decides to blackmail an old an old schoolmate to do the deed and plans to use a "boys night out" as his alibi. But when the murder doesn't go as planned and Margo kills her assassin, Tony is left having to improvise.

Answer:

Dial "M" for Murder

Plot:

A widowed Eurasian doctor Han Suyin and American journalist Mark Elliot meet in Hong Kong and fall in love, despite prejudices of the time. But their love faces many challenges as Mark is transferred to Korea, where the war has begun. This film stars Jennifer Jones and William Holden.

Answer:

Love is a Many Splendored Thing

Plot:

A beautiful southern belle survives through the tragic history of the south during the Civil War and Reconstruction, and her tangled love affairs with Ashley Wilkes and Rhett Butler.

Answer:

Gone With the Wind

Plot:

After witnessing a Mafia murder, slick saxophone player Joe and his buddy Jerry escape Chicago in disguised as females and join an all-female jazz band that is headed to Florida. While Joe pretends to be a millionaire to win over the heart of the bands stunning singer, Sugar, Jerry continually gets pursued while in disguise as woman, by a real millionaire.

Answer:

Some Like It Hot

Plot:

Holly Golightly is a NYC playgirl determined to marry a millionaire. Her downstairs neighbor played by George Peppard is a writer who is being "sponsored" by wealthy Patricia Neal. They soon form a friendship that blossoms in to love, but Holly is stubborn to admit it. Soon she realizes that people can love each other genuinely.

Answer:

Breakfast at Tiffany's

Plot:

George Eastman (played by Montgomery Clift) is a poor nephew of a rich industrialist. He arrives in town following a chance encounter with his uncle while working as a bellhop in a Chicago hotel. George's uncle invites him visit if he ever comes to town, and the ambitious young man takes advantage of the offer. Soon his uncle offers him an entry-level job within his company. While working in the factory he starts dating a fellow worker, Alice Tripp. She too is poor, as well as an inexperienced girl who idolizes him.