Dombey and Son (1983)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Family Drama, Period Film  |   Run Time - 295 min.  |   Countries - UK  |  
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Julian Glover portrays Mr. Dombey in the drama Dombey and Son. Dombey is a proud man who wants most in his life to have a male heir he can pass his business on to. His wish eventually comes true, but at great cost when his wife dies during the birth of the boy. Dombey also fractures his relationship with his daughter after the death of his wife. When the son dies at a young age, Dombey must reconcile with all those who were once close to him or face a bleak future of solitude.

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daughter, estrangement, heir