About the film
based on play or musical school high school student older woman younger man relationship preparatory school boys' school sister boy
Tea and Sympathy
Release Date: September 27, 1956
|Slogan||:||«Where does a woman's sympathy leave off -- and her indiscretion begin?»|
|Producers||:||Pandro S. Berman, Al Shenberg|
|Writers||:||Robert Anderson, Robert Anderson|
Tom Lee is more interested in the arts than in sports, something that sits uneasily with both his father and his classmates. Tom's school housemaster Bill Reynolds even gives him a hard time for his "effeminate" interests. However, Bill's wife Laura sympathizes with Tom and tries to help him with her own overtures.