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Lady Chatterley's Lover (2015)
In 1913 Connie Reid marries wealthy Nottingham colliery owner Sir Clifford Chatterley but he returns from the Great War disabled and in a wheelchair. Connie is loyal but begins to feel alienated as he engages a nurse, Mrs Bolton, to bathe him and excludes her from pit business. Despite his desire for an heir his impotency results in a lack of sexual activity and Connie is drawn to handsome Oliver Mellors, the plain-spoken former miner her husband has engaged as his game-keeper and who represents the passion she craves. They embark upon a physical affair in Oliver's cottage but are discovered and betrayed by Mrs Bolton. Connie, now carrying Oliver's child, must choose between a pampered but joyless existence with her husband or an uncertain future with the man she has come to love.
Year: 2015
Country: UK
Directed by : Jed Mercurio
Written by : Jed Mercurio
Cast: Holliday Grainger, Richard Madden, James Norton, Edward Holcroft, Jodie Comer, Enzo Cilenti
Literary source: D.H. Lawrence "Lady Chatterley's Lover"