Lady Constance Chatterley is married to the handicapped Sir Clifford Chatterley, who was wounded in the First World War. When they move to his family's estate, Constance (Connie) meets their tough-yet-quiet groundskeeper, Oliver Mellors. Soon, she discovers that the source of her unhappiness is from not being fulfilled in love, and in turning to the arms of Mellors, she has a sexual awakening that will change her thoughts forever. Written by
Did You Know?
(Oliver Mellors) was called back at the beginning of filming to shoot extra shots on his previous film, Patriot Games
(1992) - and during a fight scene, Harrison Ford
hit him with a boat hook, which left him with stitches, and later a scar, on his forehead. See more
We want to make the world dance to our tune, that's all. But the world's got a tune of its own, much older than ours.
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