Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 258 min.
Presents the lives and loves of a family of cousins from 1939 to the present. Follows very closely the Mary Wesley novel. Begins with a funeral and uses the reminiscences of those gathered to fill in details in the lives of Richard and Helena and their nieces and nephews.
emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, family saga
coming of age, golden years, countryside, couple relations, parents and children, siblings relations, social differences, death in the family, eccentric family, family gatherings, wartime life, couples, family relations, cousin, homecoming, reunion, life is a bitch, love and romance, society, youth, family problems, exploring sexuality, best friend, sex scene, breasts ...
20th century, 1940s, year 1939
england, europe, cornwall