Vincent Minnelli's 'The Sandpiper', 1965 - A beautiful Bohemian artist, Laura Reynolds, (Taylor) is a free spirit who questions social conventions. She lives in a secluded beach side cabin in Big Sur, with her nine year old, illegitimate son, Danny. She's instilled her values on her son, which has gotten him into some trouble, through his experimentation. He is also home schooled. Then he gets into legal trouble & is ordered to be sent to San Simeon a Christian school in Monterey.