Speaking of Ben Johnson…

There is a wonderfully entertaining film inspired by Jonson’s Volpone. Directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, The Honey Pot is a witty mystery with a stellar cast including Rex Harrison, Cliff Robertson, Maggie Smith, Susan Hayward, Capucine, and Edie Adams.

An illustration for an 1898 edition of Volpone...

An illustration for an 1898 edition of Volpone by Aubrey Beardsley (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The full movie is available for free on IMDB courtesy of Hulu:

The Honey Pot – full movie

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2 Responses to Speaking of Ben Johnson…

  1. Must watch this. 🙂

  2. If you do, let me know what you think of it 🙂

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