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John Madden

Ethan Frome

Edition 1993
105' - 1992 - Drama, Romance - Dialogue: English
Director: John Madden With: Liam Neeson, Patricia Arquette, Joan Allen, Tate Donovan, Katherine Houghton
Massachusetts at the end of the 19th century. Liam Neeson is the eponymous protagonist, once a man of hope and innocence hut now a dispirited, almost broken farmer, drained of hls youth and vigor from years of caring for his unyielding, hypochondriacal wife, Zeena. A young housekeeper, Mattie Silver, is hired and gradually Ethan becomes reacquainted with his lost dreams - the two fall in love. Of course, it is an impossible love, made doubly so when discovered by an embittered Zeena...

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Credits

Director

John Madden

With

Liam Neeson, Patricia Arquette, Joan Allen, Tate Donovan, Katherine Houghton

Scenario

Richard Nelson

Producer

Jolly Dale

More information

Dialogue

English

Countries of production

United Kingdom

Screenplay based on

"Ethan Frome", (Edith Wharton)

Year

1992

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