How to Watch The House of Mirth 2000 Online in The UK

Released: 2000

Rated: PG

7.0/10

Updated: 3rd May, 2021
Genres: Drama, Romance
Director: Terence Davies

The cast of The House of Mirth

Gillian Anderson, Dan Aykroyd, Eleanor Bron, Terry Kinney

What is The House of Mirth about?

Terence Davies' The House of Mirth is a tragic love story set against a background of wealth and social hypocrisy in turn of the century New York. Lily Bart is a ravishing socialite at the height of her success who quickly discovers the precariousness of her position when her beauty and charm start attracting unwelcome interest and jealousy. Torn between her heart and her head, Lilly always seems to do the right thing at the wrong time. She seeks a wealthy husband and in trying to conform to social expectations, she misses her chance for real love with Lawrence Selden.

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