That Hamilton Woman Poster

Release Date: September 26th, 2005

DVD Release Date: September 8th, 2009

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 8 min

Plot Summary
When small-town courtesan Emma Hart (Vivien Leigh) suddenly finds herself married to British Ambassador Sir William Hamilton (Alan Mowbray), her little world is turned upside down. Just as Emma is finally settling into her new life as the eponymous Lady Hamilton, she meets British naval hero Horatio Nelson (Laurence Olivier) and the two fall madly in love. However, their forbidden romance is soon threatened by the ever-growing shadow of the Napoleonic Wars.

Cast: Vivien Leigh, Laurence Olivier, Alan Mowbray, Sara Allgood, Gladys Cooper, Henry Wilcoxon, Heather Angel, Halliwell Hobbes

Director: Alexander Korda

Genres: Historical drama

Production Co: London Film Production [gb], Alexander Korda Films

Keywords: England, Melodramatic, Temptation, Touching, Prison, France, Witty, Love, Forbidden love


Winner Sound Recording
Nominated Costume Design (Black-and-White)
Nominated Special Effects
Nominated Art Direction (Black-and-White)