The French Lieutenant's Woman

In this story-within-a-story, Anna is an actress starring opposite Mike in a period piece about the forbidden love between their respective characters, Sarah and Charles. Both actors are involved in serious relationships, but the passionate nature of the script leads to an off-camera love affair as well. While attempting to maintain their composure and professionalism, Anna and Mike struggle to come to terms with their infidelity.

Directed by: Peter Kohn Karel Reisz Paul Tivers Richard Hoult Mathew Simmons
Genres: Drama, Romance,
Production Company: Juniper Films,

The French Lieutenant's Woman - She was lost from the moment she saw him. - Azwaad Movie Database
  • Release Date: 28-08-1981
  • Runtime: 124 Minutes
  • Popularity: 8.11
  • Vote Count: 171
  • IMDB Rating: 6.5
  • Budget: USD 0
  • Revenue: USD 2,689,068
  • Region: United Kingdom ( GB ),
  • Homepage: N/A






Photo Name Character
Meryl Streep - Azwaad Movie Database Meryl Streep Sarah / Anna
Jeremy Irons - Azwaad Movie Database Jeremy Irons Charles Henry Smithson / Mike
Hilton McRae - Azwaad Movie Database Hilton McRae Sam
Lynsey Baxter - Azwaad Movie Database Lynsey Baxter Ernestina
Emily Morgan - Azwaad Movie Database Emily Morgan Mary
Penelope Wilton - Azwaad Movie Database Penelope Wilton Sonia
Jean Faulds - Azwaad Movie Database Jean Faulds Cook
Charlotte Mitchell - Azwaad Movie Database Charlotte Mitchell Mrs. Tranter
Peter Vaughan - Azwaad Movie Database Peter Vaughan Mr. Freeman
Colin Jeavons - Azwaad Movie Database Colin Jeavons Vicar
Photo Name Department
Peter Kohn-Directing Peter Kohn Directing (Second Assistant Director)
Patsy Pollock-Production Patsy Pollock Production (Casting)
Freddie Francis-Camera Freddie Francis Camera (Director of Photography)
John Bloom-Editing John Bloom Editing (Editor)
Allan Cameron-Art Allan Cameron Art (Art Direction)
Ivan Sharrock-Sound Ivan Sharrock Sound (Sound Recordist)
Geoffrey Helman-Production Geoffrey Helman Production (Associate Producer)
Norman Dorme-Art Norman Dorme Art (Art Direction)
Don Sharpe-Sound Don Sharpe Sound (Sound Editor)
Carl Davis-Sound Carl Davis Sound (Original Music Composer)

See Full Cast & Crew of The French Lieutenant's Woman


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