Directed by James Ivory
A Merchant/Ivory literary adaptation of the Henry
James novel concerning an intriguing sexual triangle. A beautiful though
innocent orator (Madeleine Potter) is caught between a stern suffragette
(Vanessa Redgrave) and a repressed, upper class lawyer (Christopher Reeve).
With Jessica Tandy, Linda Hunt and Wallace Shawn. Adaptation by Ruth Prawer
Jhabvala. 120 minutes.