A film adaptation of D.H. Lawrence's novel. After a crippling injury leaves her husband impotent, Lady Chatterly is torn between her love for her husband and her physical desires. With her husband's consent, she seeks out other means of fulfilling her needs.
Jean-Marc Rocher <firstname.lastname@example.org>
She was beautiful and sensual, trapped in a loveless marriage. He was her husband's servant. Born into worlds as far apart, they found a passionate world of their own.
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Did You Know?
was considered for director but was committed to other projects. Russell had previously directed the filmed adaptation of D.H. Lawrence
's Women in Love
(1969) and would later direct another Lawrence adaptation, The Rainbow
(1989). Ironically, about twelve years after this film was made, Russell ended up directing another version of "Lady Chatterley's Lover", entitled Lady Chatterley
(1993), which was also released theatrically in some territories such as Australia. See more
The film is supposed to be set during the early 1920's but when Lady Chatterley is sent away by her husband, a brief scene is shown of a steam locomotive travelling towards the camera. The Standard Class 4-6-0 is number 75043 - this number was not allocated until nationalisation of the four big railway companies and the formation of British Railways in 1947. See more
Sir Clifford Chatterley
If ever there's another man, who you absolutely want, to make love to you, take him.
Version of Young Lady Chatterley