Eight years earlier, Anne Elliot, the daughter of a financially troubled aristocratic family, was persuaded to break off her engagement to Frederick Wentworth, a young seaman, who, though promising, had poor family connections. When her father rents out the family estate to Admiral Croft, Anne is thrown into company with Frederick, because his sister is Mrs. Croft. Frederick is now a rich and successful Captain, and a highly eligible bachelor. Whom will he marry? One of Anne's sister's husband's sisters? Or will he and Anne rekindle the old flame? Written by
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Made for British television and originally screened by the BBC in April 1995, the film was released theatrically around the rest of the world. See more
When Anne visits Mrs. Smith the second time she goes in wearing her pink coat and comes out without wearing the coat. See more
Poor Phoebe, she would not have forgotten him so soon. It was not in her nature.
It would not be in the nature of any woman who truly loved.
Do you claim that for your sex?
We do not forget you as soon as you forget us. We cannot help ourselves. We live at home, quiet, confined, and our feelings prey upon us. You always have business of some sort or other to take you back into the world.
I won't allow it to be any more man's nature than women's to be inconstant or to forget those they love or ...
Nocturne in B
Composed by Frédéric Chopin
Performed by Susan Tomes See more