Dallas Scene of the Day: ‘Don’t Give Up on Her’

In “Eye of the Beholder,” a seventh-season “Dallas” episode, Sue Ellen and Clayton (Linda Gray, Howard Keel) walk through an outdoor plaza. SUE ELLEN: Clayton, am I going to have to wait until we get to lunch to find out what’s troubling you? CLAYTON: No, it’s just hard to talk about it, that’s all. I […]

Critique: ‘Dallas’ Episode 148 — ‘Eye of the Beholder’

At the end of “Eye of the Beholder,” Miss Ellie tearfully tells Clayton that she had breast cancer and underwent a mastectomy years earlier. It’s another moving performance from Barbara Bel Geddes, although when I try to explain why she excels in scenes like this one, I always come up short. Is it her ability […]