Morning’s at Seven (1982)


Based upon the Tony Award winning play, “Morning’s at Seven” is the funny, deeply poignant story of the four aging Gibbs sisters and their quirky families in a small Midwestern town in the 1920s. 

Director: Vivian Matalon.
Stars: Maureen O’Sullivan, Kate Reid, Elizabeth Wilson, Teresa Wright, Russell Nype, Charlotte Moore, Robert Moberly, King Donovan, Maurice Copeland.


Note: Many thanks to Michael for sending me a copy of this taped theatre production, not very good quality for this one but watchable, it was transferred from a VHS recording of the original Showtime airing back in 1982.

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  1. Kevin Pates
    January 26, 2022

    Thank you for providing Morning’s At Seven, 1982. I also taped this when it aired, then transferred to DVD. But after disposing of the VHS, realized the transfer company did not include the final 8 minutes of the play. I’ve since searched the internet and now found Morning’s At Seven, again. This is an exceptional cast.

  2. January 12, 2023

    Proves that a film doesn’t need to be HD quality to be enjoyable. Paul Osborn’s 1939 play received a Tony Award for Best Broadway Revival in 1980 and this video production presents the cast of that Broadway revival. Among Osborn’s screenplays would be the adaptation of John Steinbeck’s East of Eden (1955) and Wild River (1960) for his friend Elia Kazan,

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