Picks and Pans Review: Golden Oldies
updated 04/24/1989 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 04/24/1989 AT 01:00 AM EDT
WUTHERING HEIGHTS A. Scott Berg's exhaustive biography Goldwyn says the storied film producer spent his final years repeatedly watching one of his finest creations: this 1939 classic. Director William Wyler's film, with Laurence Olivier and Merle Oberon as Emily Bronte's tragic lovers, is currently enjoying a 50th-birthday revival, and it's easy to see how the bittersweet romance obsessed that Hollywood lion in winter.