Hal Ashby Essays
Death, Life, and Costuming: Hal Ashby’s Harold and Maude 11th Grade
Harold and Maude
In Hal Ashby’s cult classic Harold and Maude, we follow Harold (played by newcomer Bud Cort), a morose and eccentric teenager who enjoys pretending to kill himself to annoy his mother. His mother is Mrs. Chasen (played brilliantly by Vivian...