In Victorian England, literary siblings Emily and Charlotte Bronte vie for the affection of the Reverend Arthur Nichols. Along with their sister Anne, Emily and Charlotte also try to help their tormented brother Branwell, a gifted artist whose life is being destroyed by alcohol. Written by
It tells ALL about those Brontë sisters!...They didn't dare call it love- they tried to call it Devotion
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Did You Know?
"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on February 17, 1947 with Ida Lupino
reprising her film role. See more
It is not explained how the very English curate Arthur Bell Nicholls speaks with a Germanic accent. See more
I know nothing. I understand nothing. And yet, I have dared to write 200,000 words about life!
[tosses manuscript on floor
Dame May Whitty's name is spelled incorrectly in the opening credits. It is spelled as follows - "Dame Mae Whitty" - using the spelling the same way that Mae West spelled her name, (with an E, and not a Y). This is a terrible blunder for such a highly respected actress. See more