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Jane Austen Romance 1997 107 min


Original title: Persuasion

Genre: Romance Year 1997 Rating: PG

Duration: 107 min Country: UK, USA, France


Direction: Jane Austen

Production: Fiona Finlay

Script: Nick Dear

Cast: Fiona Shaw, Amanda Root, Ciarán Hinds, John Woodvine, Corin Redgrave, Susan Fleetwood

The movie is: Affectionate, Delicate, Dramatic, Idealistic, Inspiring, Intelligent, Reflective, Romantic, Sensitive

Profile: Melodrama

About: Friendship, Love, Behavior, Culture, Family, Relationship, Romanticism

Origin: British

Synopsis A young couple's stormy romance scandalizes English society in this acclaimed adaptation of Jane Austen's classic love story. Amanda Root and Ciaran Hinds of the Royal Shakespeare Company are the star-crossed lovers, Anne and Wentworth, whose passion is thwarted by a scheming socialite. Eight years later, when Anne is considered an old maid and her once-rich family is on the verge of bankruptcy, Wentworth returns. Will their second chance at love be ruined by the social conventions that destroyed it once? Or will the heart be persuaded by rules of its own? Adding flirtatious fun to Austen's irresistible romance, 'Persuasion' takes your breathe away! A dazzling five-star feast.

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