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Program Details - The Wings of the Dove 2008-07-13 22:00:00

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A woman of modest means falls for an idealistic journalist, but her Aunt warns her that his prospects are dim and wishes her to marry Lord Mark. With Helena Bonham-Carter. [1997] Based in London,1910, Kate Croy, a woman of modest means falls for Merton Densher, an idealistic journalist. However her aunt, with whom she lives, warns her that his prospects are dim and wishes her to marry Lord Mark. When Merton accompanies Kate and her friend Millie, a fabulously wealthy American heiress on a trip to Venice, passions soon become entangled. But behind the friendship lingers Kate's ingenious solution to her situation, a solution that will lead all three into a world of unexpected consequences. [Iain Softley, 1997] [S]

Kate Croy ...... Helena Bonham-Carter
Merton Densher ...... Linus Roache
Millie Theale ...... Alison Elliott
Aunt Maude ...... Charlotte Rampling
Susan Stringham ...... Elizabeth McGovern
Lionel Croy ...... Michael Gambon
Lord Mark ...... Alex Jennings

 

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