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The Making of a Lady (2012)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  9 February 2014 (USA)
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1901:- Poor but intelligent Emily Fox Seton accepts a marriage proposal from the older Lord James Walderhurst,a widower pushed into providing an heir by his haughty aunt Maria,Emily's ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
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Emily Fox Seton
Maggie Fox ...
Mrs. Parke
Sarah Ridgeway ...
Jane
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Lady Maria Byrne
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Lord James Walderhurst.
Souad Faress ...
Ameerah
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Captain Alec Osborn
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Hester Osborn
Victoria Ross ...
Annabelle Rivers
Lucy Gape ...
Agatha Slade
Malcolm Storry ...
Mr. Litton
Claire Hackett ...
Mrs. Litton
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1901:- Poor but intelligent Emily Fox Seton accepts a marriage proposal from the older Lord James Walderhurst,a widower pushed into providing an heir by his haughty aunt Maria,Emily's employer. It is an arrangement for them both - in James' case to stop the family home passing to James' cousin Alec Osborn and his Anglo-Indian wife Hester. However affection soon grows between them but James is posted to India with his regiment and the Osborns come to stay with Emily,telling her James sent them to look after her. But they have lied and Alec's alarming mood swings brought on by illness threatens Emily's pregnancy and drives the staff away. Soon Emily realises that the couple mean to kill her and take the house for themselves. With only her loyal maid Jane for support how can she thwart their plan? Written by don @ minifie-1

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12 February 2014 | by (Tulsa) – See all my reviews

I was shocked at the number of people who said they didn't enjoy this movie. When it first came on, I thought perhaps it was a new series. I was so relieved when an hour passed, and the plot kept going. I absolutely fell in love with the lead character. Now granted I was a college English major and later earned a Masters of Divinity. I do love the "Hand me a handkerchief" emotion which doesn't seem to reach recent literature. I have a passion for stories which take place in old England. Most of my favorite writers fall into the category of romance in the 1800's, early 1900's. I will very likely now read the book and buy the DVD. I am surprised I haven't run on to it before. Thank you for a beautiful job...such a relief from reality shows and bad comedies.


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