The film is situated in the time when Mary Shelley wrote her novel "Frankenstein". It describes the relationship between Lord Byron, Percy and Mary Shelley during various voyages through different European countries in that period. Although Frankenstein is just an invention strange things happen to the people Mary does not like.
A haunting tale of mystery and intrigue!
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One of eight (8) films available on the 2012, 2-DVD set, "British Cinema Collections: 8 Acclaimed Films". The films are:
Disc 1: "Love Among the Ruins" (1975), "The Inheritance" (1997), Leo Tolstoy's "Anna Karenina" (1948), and Robert Louis Stevenson's "St. Ives" (1998).
Disc 2: "School for Seduction" (2004), "Dirty Pretty Things"" (2002), "Rogue Trader" (1999), and "ROWING WITH THE WIND" (1988). See more
[referring to spyglass
Those things are full of stars, and you never know if you are looking at them or they are looking at you.
[as Shelley runs away
Shelley, come down to earth man! Mary, leave him to me. I know how to treat him.
Version of Haunted Summer
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
composed by Ralph Vaughan Williams
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