While on holiday with her employer, a shy young woman falls in love with wealthy widower, Maxime De Winter. She is surprised and overjoyed when this handsome brooding gentleman asks her to be his wife. But the whirlwind romance seems to crumble around her, after they return to his seaside mansion. The home is still filled with the memories of Rebecca, his first wife. The stunningly beautiful Rebecca had every man wrapped around her finger and the obsessive devotion of the menacing housekeeper, Signora Danvers... Written by
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Although, the character's first name is never revealed in the book (in which she serves as the narrator) nor in any other adaption, the Second Mrs. De Winter is referred to as "Jennifer" in one scene. See more
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