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From Jane Austen’s novella, the beautiful and cunning Lady Susan Vernon visits the estate of her in-laws to wait out colorful rumors of her dalliances and to find husbands for herself and her daughter. Two young men, handsome Reginald DeCourcy and wealthy Sir James Martin, severely complicate her plans.

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Directed by

Whit Stillman

Written by

Whit Stillman (Writer)
Jane Austen (Story)

Runtime

94 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom, France, Ireland, Netherlands

Language

English

Tagline

A lady never reveals her tactics.

Cast

Keywords

friendship adaptation 18th century

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