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The Children (1990)

Rose Sellars (Kim Novak) is a middle-aged woman who falls in love with a widower (Ben Kingsley). However, his children believe that their father is too old to start a new relationship.

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Martin Boyne
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Rose Sellars
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Judith
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Joyce Wheater
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Cliffe Wheater
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Lady Zinnia Wrench
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Lord Wrench
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Sybil Lullmer
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Azariah Dobree
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Gerald Ormerod
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Duke of Mendip
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Princess Buondelmonte
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Miss Scope
Mark Asquith ...
Terry
Anouk Fontaine ...
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Rose Sellars (Kim Novak) is a middle-aged woman who falls in love with a widower (Ben Kingsley). However, his children believe that their father is too old to start a new relationship.

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Ben Kingsley and Rupert Graves also appeared in Maurice (1987). See more »

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Remake of The Marriage Playground (1929) See more »

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worthwhile adult drama
24 August 2001 | by See all my reviews

Kingsley and Novak give memorable performances in this adult drama about a beautiful middle aged woman who competes with his children for the love of a widower. Too bad this underseen drama didn't lead to more roles for Kim. She is startingly beautiful. Karen Black, though, is wasted, in an extremely small cameo.


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