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Howards End [1992 film] by James Ivory

Howards End [1992 film] (1992)

by James Ivory (Director), Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (Screenwriter), Ismail Merchant (producer)

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Ivory, JamesDirectorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jhabvala, Ruth PrawerScreenwritermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Merchant, Ismailproducermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Bennett, Josephsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bonham Carter, Helenasecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Forster, E. M.Original novelsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hopkins, Anthonysecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Redgrave, Jemmasecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Redgrave, Vanessasecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Robbins, RichardComposersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Scales, Prunellasecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Thompson, Emmasecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
West, Samuelsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Wilby, Jamessecondary authorall editionsconfirmed

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Margaret and Helen Schlegel are sisters from a well-educated European family. A series of events brings them into a relationship with the very English Wilcox family. Both families also come into contact with Leonard Bast and his wife, a couple near the lowest tier of the rigid class system. Leonard's desire for cultural and intellectual status attracts the attention of Helen. Margaret must reconcile her independent spirit with her desire for companionship and a comfortable place in Edwardian society. Her moral strength is eventually able to resolve the tangle of opposites.… (more)

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