The Glass Slipper (1955)

Ella (Leslie Caron) is a lonely young woman. She isn’t technically alone, living with her stepmother (Elsa Lanchester) and stepsisters (Amanda Blake and Lisa Daniels), but she may as well live in isolation. Treated as a servant by the family, she has no friends in town, either. Ella has one little ray of hope, however. A few years before Ella was born, her mother was … Continue reading The Glass Slipper (1955)

The Man with a Cloak (1951)

Mid 1800s, New York City. The young, French Madeline Minot (Leslie Caron) has come to NYC to track down her fiance’s estranged grandfather, Thevenet (Louis Calhern), with the ultimate goal of getting money out of him to support her fiance’s political cause. When she finds the man, he is old and grumpy. He lives in a very large house with a butler named Martin (Joe … Continue reading The Man with a Cloak (1951)