The film is situated in the time when Mary Shelley wrote her novel "Frankenstein". It describes the relationship between Lord Byron, Percy and Mary Shelley during various voyages through different European countries in that period. Although Frankenstein is just an invention strange things happen to the people Mary does not like. Written by
Byron sólo lamentaba los pecados que no había podido cometer [Byron only lamented the sins he hadn't committed]
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On the Rachel Ray show on 3/31/15, Elizabeth Hurley was asked to name her favorite on screen kiss. She said there have been many, but her favorite would have to be in a movie a long time ago, with a man she met on the film, whom she then dated for 30 years and he's been her best friend for 15 years after that - Hugh Grant. She said it was very romantic and they were filming in Madrid. See more
What are you thinking about Mary?
About Byron and his poem; the one nobody has written yet. Where the imagination could give life to matter, making it into a living poem. Just as fire can revive dead wood.
How obstinate they are. Why do men try to create life out of death, when women know perfectly well that life can create life?
Love is sufficient for what you speak of, but in order to live; life is not enough.
It is for me when I'm with him.
And when you are not with him you have no ...
Version of Gothic
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
composed by Ralph Vaughan Williams
(opening credits and throughout) See more