Life in rural Nebraska in the late 1890s.

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Josea Burden
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Emmaline Burden
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Jimmy Burden
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Mr. Shimerda
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Otto
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Lena Lingard
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Harry Paine
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Mrs. Shimerda
Elina Löwensohn ...
Antonia Shimerda
Bobby Goldstein ...
Ambrosch Shimerda
T. Max Graham ...
Mr. Harling
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Charley Harling
Sarah Bernhardt ...
Sally Harling
Devon Arielle Cahill ...
Nina Harling
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Life in rural Nebraska in the late 1890s.

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29 March 1995 (USA)  »

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Axehastos erotas  »

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Fascinating film!!
17 July 2002 | by (England) – See all my reviews

I watched this film late in the day and it was worth it. This film provides love, obsession,romance and a little sense of seduction from the lovely Anne Tremko who plays Antonia's friend.

This film is unpredictable and provides dramatic scenes by when Jimmy(Neil Patrick Harris)is forced to move away and reunites with Antonia 20 years later. By then Antonia and Jimmy have already built a family. This film is about deep mutual relationship that exists between Antonia and Jimmy.

You will really enjoy this one and it's a film that's worth watching with realistic backgrounds and great acting. This film will arouse you with emotion and sentimentality. You may have a glimmer of a tear falling from your eyes at the end.


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