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Wild Nights with Emily (2018)

PG-13 | | Comedy, History | 11 March 2018 (USA)
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Dramatization of the little known side of the writer Emily Dickinson's life, in particular, her relationship with another woman.

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Madeleine Olnek

Writer:

Madeleine Olnek
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Cast

Credited cast:
Molly Shannon ... Adult Emily
Amy Seimetz ... Mabel
Susan Ziegler ... Adult Susan
Brett Gelman ... Higginson
Jackie Monahan ... Adult Lavina
Kevin Seal ... Adult Austin
Dana Melanie ... Young Emily
Joel Michaely ... Edward Dickinson
Sasha Frolova ... Young Susan
Lisa Haas ... Maggie
Casper Andreas ... Joseph Lyman
Allison Lane ... The Widow Kate
Robert McCaskill ... Ralph Waldo Emerson
David Albiero David Albiero ... David Peck Todd
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Marc Alan Austen ... Guest at the party
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Dramatization of the little known side of the writer Emily Dickinson's life, in particular, her relationship with another woman.

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Comedy | History

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexual content | See all certifications »
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Piano Sonata No. 30 in D Major, Hob. XVI:19
Written by Joseph Haydn
Performed by Vadim Chaimovich
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13 February 2020 | by barbarastephenswellnessSee all my reviews

I have been reading and studying Emily Dickinson since a child, now 68. Including her letters to Susan. Including a beautiful magazine article about 10 yrs ago wherein they described how she wasn't the recluse she is always made out to be. That she had a large, enclosed garden conservatory where she had many people visit, especially children. I was saddened by this film's approach, believing it to be more marketable than true portrayal. I turned it off after 45 minutes. I gave it 2 stars because in spite of the story it had good production values.


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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

11 March 2018 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$30,209, 14 April 2019

Gross USA:

$519,487

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$519,487
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1.78 : 1
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