Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Kate is secretly betrothed to a struggling journalist, Merton Densher. But she knows her Aunt Maude will never approve of the match, since Kate's deceased mother has lost all her money in a marriage to a degenerate opium addict. When Kate meets a terminally ill American heiress named Millie traveling through Europe, she comes up with a conniving plan to have both love and wealth.
stylized, atmospheric, gloomy, serious, realistic, sexy, romantic, captivating, erotic, breathtaking ...
romance, love, manipulation, love triangle, greed, betrayal, period piece, death, art, love story, marriage, nudity (topless - notable), rich and poor, beautiful scenery, obsession, adaptation, social differences, twists & turns, fall in love, relationships, secrets, ambition, dialogue, moral ambiguity, dishonesty ...
1910s, 20th century, 19th century, 1920s, edwardian era
england, london, europe, italy