Sparks fly when spirited Elizabeth Bennet meets single, rich, and proud Mr. Darcy. But Mr. Darcy reluctantly finds himself falling in love with a woman beneath his class. Can each overcome their own pride and prejudice?
An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.
SPOILER: When Briony Tallis, 13 years old and an aspiring writer, sees her older sister Cecilia and Robbie Turner at the fountain in front of the family estate she misinterprets what is happening thus setting into motion a series of misunderstandings and a childish pique that will have lasting repercussions for all of them. Robbie is the son of a family servant toward whom the family has always been kind. They paid for his time at Cambridge and now he plans on going to medical school. After the fountain incident, Briony reads a letter intended for Cecilia and concludes that Robbie is a deviant. When her cousin Lola is raped, she tells the police that it was Robbie she saw committing the deed. Written by
My wife and I went to see the movie last night and were totally blown
away by the whole experience. So brilliantly directed and acted. The
movie time just flew by and we were drawn in and captivated by each
dramatic moment. Never having read the book or been an expert on WW2, I
had a truly open mind on what to expect and I'm not one of those who
count every rivet or go looking for technical inaccuracies however
small. This was truly a masterpiece of cinematography. We were treated
to wonderful performances, lavish sets, shocking and thought-provoking
moments and haunting themes. I had the privilege of being an extra in
the Redcar, Dunkirk scene and once seen in its full glory and effect on
the big screen I was simply in awe and glad to have been a part of it.
Walking along Redcar beach from now on will never quite be the same
again. I am quite sure that the movie will win a number of awards
within the next 12 months, but that is not what really matters. Movies
are there to entertain, tell a story and affect you emotionally and by
God this did it in spades! If you have not seen it yet, you must!
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