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Based on 22 Critics
  • The team of producer Ismail Merchant, director James Ivory and writer Ruth Prawer Jhabvala drops the ball with this droopy, snail-paced prigs-in-wigs movie. show more

  • It's beautiful to watch, but it doesn't cover very much ground. Sumptuously appointed, meticulously detailed, the film sallies forth - and sags. [06 Apr 1995]

  • But, as with any other Merchant Ivory film, this one provides pleasures beyond the ordinary. [07 Apr 1995]

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