Montgomery Clift

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Handsome, sensitive, and seemingly fragile, Clift represented the kind of screen icon that women wanted to love and nurture. Troubled in his private life, Clift maintained a long platonic relationship with Elizabeth Taylor.

Clift's defining role would have to be as the doomed trumpet player in "From Here to Eternity." His other notable films include: "A Place in the Sun", "Raintree County", "Last Summer", "Wild River", and "Judgment at Nuremberg." More