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AND A NIGHTINGALE SANG
Tom Watt, Phyllis Logan, Joan Plowright, John Woodvine. A bittersweet comedy/drama set during World War II when England was being blitzed by the Luftwaffe (1991) (90 min.)

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CALLAS FOREVER
Fanny Ardant, Jeremy Irons, Joan Plowright. Acclaimed director Franco Zeffirelli pays a loving tribute to his old friend, opera diva Maria Callas, as he imagines what might have happened during the last years of her life. (2002) (108min)

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DROWNING BY NUMBERS
Bernard Hill, Joan Plowright, Juliet Stevenson. A story of three women with the same name ? getting even with their evil husbands in the same way ? drowning. The coroner declares all three deaths accidental, but expects tokens of appreciation. When things don't go his way, he becomes their undoing (1991) (121 min.)

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THE DRESSMAKER
Joan Plowright, Billie Whitelaw. Years of bitterness between two sisters explodes into the open when their niece falls in love. They have raised her since childhood, and now an American G.I. has her heart. How they deal with all the conflicting emotions makes this a powerful film (1989) (92 min.)

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ENCHANTED APRIL
Miranda Richardson, Joan Plowright, Polly Walker. Included in over 20 critics' Top Ten lists of 1992, this is the delightful tale of four women on holiday in an Italian villa overlooking the sea. They find romance, hope and, in the end, liberation. CC (1992) (93 min.)

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EQUUS
Richard Burton, Peter Firth, Colin Blakely, Joan Plowright. A psychiatrist searches for the key that will unlock the troubled mind of a young boy. This adaptation of Peter Shaffer's exciting play features brilliant acting. (1977) (145 min.)

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JANE EYRE
William Hurt, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Joan Plowright. One of the best-loved works of English literature, the story of an orphaned girl who perseveres throughcruelty and hardship to find love with the mysterious Edward Rochester. A compelling new version with a distinguished cast. CC. (1996) (116 min.)

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KNIFE EDGE
Natalie Press, Hugh Bonneville, Joan Plowright . Thriller about a newly married woman who gives up her Wall Street career and moves with her husband and child to a secluded estate in the English countryside. But her new life soon becomes a nightmare when she begins to see strange and terrifying visions from the mansion's past. (2010) (93min)

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THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
Laurence Olivier, Joan Plowright. Shakespeare's Shylock is expertly rendered by the great Lord Olivier!

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MRS. PALFREY AT THE CLAREMONT
Joan Plowright, Rupert Friend, Zoe Tapper. An elderly widow living alone at a shabby residential hotel for senior citizens in London strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young would-be author who comes to her aid after she takes a spill while out for a walk. (2005) (108min)

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STALIN
Robert Duvall, Julia Ormond, Jeroen Krabbe, Joan Plowright. Filmed at actual historical locations. Stalin's rise from an unknown revolutionary to feared leader of Russia is portrayed in vivid detail. Stunning performance by Robert Duvall through the years when Stalin took over from Lenin until his own death. (1992) (173 min.)

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TWELFTH NIGHT (1969)
Sir Alec Guinness, Joan Plowright, Sir Ralph Richardson . Tony Award winning director John Dexter's all-star production of the Shakespeare play about mistaken identities and gender reversal was originally broadcast on Britain's ITV network. (1969) (103min)

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