A staid, dull Englishman abruptly deserts his wife and children to become a painter in the South Seas.

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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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A staid, dull Englishman abruptly deserts his wife and children to become a painter in the South Seas.

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Reunion of Isabella (Geraldine Fitzgerald) and Heathcliff (Laurence Olivier') of Wuthering Heights (1939). Also, Mrs. Danvers (Judith Anderson) and Mr. de Winter (Olivier) of 'Rebecca (1940)'. See more »

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Version of BBC Play of the Month: The Moon and Sixpence (1967) See more »

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