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Persuasion (1995)

Eight years ago, Anne Elliot rejected Frederick Wentworth, the man she loved, out of a sense of duty and obedience. Now an ignored and faded spinster, she follows her financially stricken ... See full summary »

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Roger Michell

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Nick Dear
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Cast

Credited cast:
Amanda Root ... Anne Elliot
Ciarán Hinds ... Captain Frederick Wentworth
Corin Redgrave ... Sir Walter Elliot
Fiona Shaw ... Mrs. Croft
Phoebe Nicholls ... Elizabeth Elliot
Samuel West ... Mr. Elliot
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Susan Fleetwood ... Lady Russell
John Woodvine ... Admiral Croft
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Eight years ago, Anne Elliot rejected Frederick Wentworth, the man she loved, out of a sense of duty and obedience. Now an ignored and faded spinster, she follows her financially stricken family from their home, only to be reintroduced to the now successful and wealthy Captain Frederick Wentworth. With their roles reversed and Captain Wentworth the eligible and wealthy bachelor, Anne navigates the scheming society that still tries to keep them apart.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 September 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Доводы рассудка See more »

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GBP1,000,000 (estimated)
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BBC tv See more »
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Color
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A Masterpiece
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Everything about this movie is perfection. Watch it and you'll agree.


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