• The River (2005)

The River

Release Date: June 26th, 2005

DVD Release Date: March 1st, 2005

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary

In West Bengal, both Harriet, the daughter of a jute mill owner, and her best friend, Valerie, become captivated by dashing visitor Capt. John, who ignores them for sultry Melanie. However, all find that their lives are shaken up after Harriet's brother is involved in a tragedy.

Cast: Nora Swinburne, Esmond Knight, Patricia Walters, Arthur Shields, Thomas E. Breen, Suprova Mukerjee, Adrienne Corri, Richard Foster

Director: Jean Renoir

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Oriental International Films

Keywords: Emotional, 1950s, Love, Marriage, House, Growing up, Soldier, Sister, Forbidden love


Nominated Film and British Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1953)