Wuthering Heights (1992)

Genres - Drama, Romance  |   Sub-Genres - Gothic Film, Period Film, Romantic Drama  |   Release Date - Oct 16, 1992 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 106 min.  |   Countries - United Kingdom , United States   |   MPAA Rating - PG
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Peter Kosminksy directed this faithful adaptation of the Emily Bronte classic. Ralph Fiennes has the role of Heathcliff, a wanderer adopted by the father of Cathy (Juliette Binoche), "a wild slip of a girl." Heathcliffe is looked down upon by his stepbrothers and becomes a servant. He is further crushed when Cathy, the love of his life, marries another man -- since to marry a servant would be the ultimate in humiliation for her. Heathcliffe disappears for a number a years but then returns, revenge and hatred for Cathy's family the only thing on his mind.

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love, marriage, revenge, servant, family-disapproval, adoption, gypsy, injustice

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High Production Values