About

When Lucy Honeychurch and chaperon Charlotte Bartlett find themselves in Florence with rooms without views, fellow guests Mr Emerson and son George step in to remedy the situation. Meeting the Emersons could change Lucy's life forever but, once back in England, how will her experiences in Tuscany affect her marriage plans?

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Directed by

James Ivory

Written by

E.M. Forster (Screenplay)
Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (Screenplay)

Runtime

117 minutes

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Cast

Keywords

based on novel or book kiss tennis skinny dipping surrey bed and breakfast place early 1900s spinster florence edwardian england

Photos

Lists

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

#73 on Top 100 British films BFI

Awards

Oscar for Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

Oscar for Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

Oscar for Best Costume Design Jenny Beavan

Oscar nomination for Best Director