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For Love of Ivy

1968 Rated G 1hr 41m

Ivy Moore (Abbey Lincoln), housekeeper to a white family, is growing tired of domestic service and plans to leave the Long Island residence of her employers for big-city living. This sends the children of the household scrambling to find a way to make her stay. Just when it looks like Ivy's about to exit the scene, one of the children finds Jack Parks (Sidney Poitier), a handsome, eligible bachelor who could be a perfect love match for Ivy.

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Movie Details

1969 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture nominee
  • Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture nominee
1969 Academy Award®
  • Best Music Song nominee
General audiences. All ages admitted.
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1


English, Spanish (Neutral), French

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.