The French Lieutenant's Woman (1981)

In this story-within-a-story, Anna is an actress starring opposite Mike in a period piece about the forbidden love between their respective characters, Sarah and Charles. Both actors are involved in serious relationships, but the passionate nature of the script leads to an off-camera love affair as well. While attempting to maintain their composure and professionalism, Anna and Mike struggle to come to terms with their infidelity.

Directing:
  • Karel Reisz

Writing:
  • Harold Pinter
  • John Fowles

Stars:
Release Date: 1981-08-28
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  • Country: GB
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 124
  • Revenue: $2,689,068
Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
Sarah
Jeremy Irons
Jeremy Irons
Mike
Hilton McRae
Hilton McRae
Sam
Lynsey Baxter
Lynsey Baxter
Ernestina
Penelope Wilton
Penelope Wilt...
Sonia
Peter Vaughan
Peter Vaughan
Mr. Freeman
Colin Jeavons
Colin Jeavons
Vicar
Liz Smith
Liz Smith
Mrs. Fairley
John Barrett
John Barrett
Dairyman
Leo McKern
Leo McKern
Dr. Grogan
Ben Forster
Ben Forster
Boy on Undercliff
Richard Griffiths
Richard Griff...
Sir Tom
David Warner
David Warner
Murphy
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