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The French Lieutenant's Woman

directed by Karel Reisz
United Kingdom 1981
  • 124 min
3.3
193 Ratings

Synopsis

A film is being made of a story, set in 19th century England, about Charles, a biologist who’s engaged to be married, but who falls in love with outcast Sarah, whose melancholy makes her leave him after a short, but passionate affair.