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Carrington (1995)

R 11/08/1995 (US) HistoryDramaRomance 2h 1m

A Love so Unusual it has to be True


Painter Dora Carrington develops an intimate but extremely complex bond with writer Lytton Strachey. Though Lytton is a homosexual, he is enchanted by the mysterious Dora and they begin a lifelong friendship that has strangely romantic undertones. Eventually, Lytton and Dora decide to live together, despite the fact that the latter has fallen in love with military man Ralph Partridge, whom she plans to marry.

  1. Christopher Hampton

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Michael Holroyd


Top Billed Cast

  1. Emma Thompson

    Emma Thompson

    Dora Carrington

  2. Jonathan Pryce

    Jonathan Pryce

    Lytton Strachey

  3. Steven Waddington

    Steven Waddington

    Ralph Partridge

  4. Samuel West

    Samuel West

    Gerald Brenan

  5. Rufus Sewell

    Rufus Sewell

    Mark Gertler

  6. Penelope Wilton

    Penelope Wilton

    Lady Ottoline Morrell

  7. Janet McTeer

    Janet McTeer

    Vanessa Bell

  8. Jeremy Northam

    Jeremy Northam

    Beacus Penrose

  9. Alex Kingston

    Alex Kingston

    Frances Partridge

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Status Released

Original Language English

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