Persuasion

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BBC Video ;
Pub. Date:
c2008.
Language:
English
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Sally Hawkins and Rupert Penry-Jones star in this adaptation of the Jane Austin classic about a lovelorn woman who receives a second chance for true happiness. Anne Elliot was just nineteen when she fell hopelessly in love with dashing naval officer Frederick Wentworth, so when her family attempted to convince her that she was making a terrible mistake the smitten young woman hastily broke off her engagement. That decision has haunted her ever since, and despite the fact that nearly a decade has passed not a day goes by that Anne doesn't long for Frederick's embrace. Now, eight years later, Frederick has returned a highly decorated, and extremely wealthy military man. As every eligible woman in Anne's district swoons over the handsome and successful naval officer, the crestfallen young woman still holds out hope that Frederick will somehow find it in his heart to look beyond her youthful indecision, and give her a second shot at true love. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi
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Grouping Title persuasion
Grouping Author clerkenwell films
Grouping Category movie
Last Grouping Update 2019-02-14 23:46:42PM
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auth_author2 Austen, Jane, 1775-1817., Bailey, Marion., Burke, Simon, 1961-, Davis, Julia, 1966-, Hale, Amanda, 1982-, Hawkins, Sally., Hazeldine, Sam., Head, Anthony Stewart, 1954-, Higham, Jennifer., Krige, Alice, 1954-, Menzies, Tobias, 1974-, Penry-Jones, Rupert, 1970-, Shergold, Adrian., Snodin, David., Wight, Peter, 1950-
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display_description Anne Elliot fell deeply in love with handsome young naval officer Frederick Wentworth at the age of nineteen. But with neither fortune nor rank to recommend him, Anne was persuaded to break off her engagement. Eight years later, Anne has lived to regret her decision. She never stopped loving Wentworth, and when he returns from sea with rank and fortune, she can only watch as every eligible young woman in the district falls at his feet. Can Frederick forgive Anne for listening to her family instead of her heart?
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subject_facet England -- Drama, England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Drama, Love -- Drama, Made-for-TV movies, Man-woman relationships -- Drama, Rejection (Psychology) -- Drama, Romance television programs, Social classes -- Drama, Television adaptations, Video recordings for the hearing impaired
title_display Persuasion
title_full Persuasion [videorecording] / screenplay, Simon Burke ; producer, David Snodin ; director, Adrian Shergold ; Clerkenwell Films in association with WGBH Boston
title_short Persuasion
topic_facet Love, Made-for-TV movies, Man-woman relationships, Rejection (Psychology), Romance television programs, Social classes, Social life and customs, Television adaptations, Video recordings for the hearing impaired
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