Tuesday, July 05, 2022

“Persuasion” on Netflix

"Persuasion" is the new drama feature, directed by Carrie Cracknell  based on the 1817 novel by Jane Austen, starring Dakota Johnson , Cosmo Jarvis, Nikki Amuka-Bird, Richard E. Grant and Henry Golding, streaming July 15, 2022 on Netflix:

"...the family of young Englishwoman 'Anne Elliot', moves to lower  expenses and reduce debt by renting their home to an 'Admiral' and his wife. 

"The wife's brother, 'Navy Captain Frederick Wentworth', was engaged to Anne in 1806, but the engagement was broken when Anne was 'persuaded' by her friends and family to end their relationship. 

"Anne and Captain Wentworth, both single and unattached, meet again after a seven-year separation, setting the scene for many encounters as well as a second, well-considered chance at love and marriage for Anne..."

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