Spencer Tracy delivers a powerhouse performance in George Cukor's classic adaptation of Ruth Gordon's Broadway drama "Years Ago." When former seaman Tracy learns that daughter Jean Simmons wants to become an actress, he attempts to persuade her to pursue a more stable line of work. But after finally relenting, he gives her a valuable spyglass and sends her to New York to chase her dreams of stardom. With Teresa Wright, Anthony Perkins. 90 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.