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The Invisible Woman

R| 1 hr. 51 min.

Plot Summary
Nelly Wharton Robinson (Felicity Jones) recalls a fateful time from her past when, as a young actress, she met author Charles Dickens (Ralph Fiennes) and secretly became his mistress and muse.

Cast: Ralph Fiennes , Felicity Jones , Kristin Scott Thomas , Tom Hollander , Joanna Scanlan , Perdita Weeks , Amanda Hale , Tom Burke

Director: Ralph Fiennes

Genres: Drama, Romance

Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics

The Invisible Woman (2013)

Release Date: December 25th, 2013|1 hr. 51 min.

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  • Very good at pointing out the social difficulties surrounding the Dickens-Ternan relationship, the power dynamics within it and the lasting effects of it. show more

  • The Invisible Woman gives us a plausible image of the great man in the fullness of his celebrity, and an affecting portrait of the woman who lived much of her life in his shadow. show more

  • Jones (Like Crazy) gives Nelly's tragic plight a palpable anguish. There is no doubt that Dickens - who was mad about theater, about acting, about inhabiting other lives onstage and in the pages of his books - was in love with Nelly. show more

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