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* BabiesEverAfter: Catharina tries to create this in her home, but the stress of having so many children pushes her husband away instead of pulling him closer.
* BabiesMakeEverythingBetter: Inverted. Every new baby in the Vermeer family is another mouth to feed and more stress on their already strained finances.

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* BabiesEverAfter: BabiesMakeEverythingBetter: Catharina tries to create this in her home, but the stress of having so many children pushes her husband away instead of pulling him closer.
* BabiesMakeEverythingBetter:
closer. Inverted. Every new baby in the Vermeer family is another mouth to feed and more stress on their already strained finances.



* BigFancyHouse: The Vermeers' house, at least to Griet.

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* BigFancyHouse: The Vermeers' house, house is huge and lavishly furnished, at least to Griet.



* BrattyTeenageDaughter: Cornelia.

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%% * BrattyTeenageDaughter: Cornelia.



* CityOfCanals: Delft.

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%% * CityOfCanals: Delft.



* EveryProperLadyShouldCurtsy: Griet does this a lot.
* FieryRedhead: Cornelia.

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%% * EveryProperLadyShouldCurtsy: Griet does this a lot.
%% * FieryRedhead: Cornelia.



* MeaningfulName: Griet is the Dutch form of 'Margaret,' which is Greek for ''pearl.''
** in Dutch, 'griet' is also a generic term for 'girl'.
* MultigenerationalHousehold: The Vermeer family lives with Maria Thins in her house.

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* MeaningfulName: Griet is the Dutch form of 'Margaret,' which is Greek for ''pearl.''
** in
''pearl''. In Dutch, 'griet' is also a generic term for 'girl'.
%% * MultigenerationalHousehold: The Vermeer family lives with Maria Thins in her house.



* PerpetualPoverty[=/=]PotteryBarnPoor: The Vermeer household looks well off but lives on the verge of going bankrupt every day and only goes deeper into debt.
* PersonWithTheClothing

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* PerpetualPoverty[=/=]PotteryBarnPoor: PotteryBarnPoor: The Vermeer household looks well off but lives on the verge of going bankrupt every day and only goes deeper into debt.
%% * PersonWithTheClothing



* UnresolvedSexualTension: Between Vermeer and Griet. [[spoiler: It never resolves.]]

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%% * UnresolvedSexualTension: Between Vermeer and Griet. [[spoiler: It never resolves.]]


* AttemptedRape: Van Ruijven begins making moves on Griet immediately after spotting her and tries repeatedly through the film to force her into sex.

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* AttemptedRape: Van Ruijven begins making moves on Griet immediately after spotting her and tries repeatedly through the film to force her into sex. [[spoiler:He almost succeeds.]]



* BookDumb: Catharina, in a fit of rage, points out that Griet is illiterate. This is in contrast to the book where she sometimes reads a prayer book.

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* BookDumb: Catharina, [[spoiler:Catharina, in a fit of rage, points out that Griet is illiterate. This is in contrast to the book where she sometimes reads a prayer book.]]



* ClingyJealousGirl: Catharina is constantly trying to get her husband's attention, and is jealous that he never paints her.

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* ClingyJealousGirl: Catharina is constantly trying to get her husband's attention, and is [[spoiler:is jealous that he never paints her.]]


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* WomanInBlack: Maria Thins. Make no mistake about who's actually running things in the Vermeer household.

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* WomanInBlack: Maria Thins. Make no mistake about who's actually running things in the Vermeer household.

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* AdaptationalHeroism: Tanneke in the film is a much more pleasant CoolBigSis to Griet whilst in the book she was often much more moody and by the end she had come to resent Griet and contributed to her woes. When Catharina is accusing Griet in the book, Tanneke agrees with her, whilst in the film she's surprised when Catharina says that Tanneke has been complaining about Griet implying that Catharina's just lying.


* RetargetedLust: after the married artist and his model have an unplanned steamy moment, they separate. She goes off to have her way with the butcher's boy who always liked her, while he has sex with his wife.

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* RetargetedLust: after After the married artist and his model have an unplanned steamy moment, they separate. She goes off to have her way with the butcher's boy who always liked her, while he has sex with his wife.

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* RetargetedLust: after the married artist and his model have an unplanned steamy moment, they separate. She goes off to have her way with the butcher's boy who always liked her, while he has sex with his wife.


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* ActorAllusion: Colin Firth in ''Film/StTrinians'' jokes about the painting.
** Not to mention that his character was right to want to shag the titular model.
** May also be considered CelebrityParadox as there were many references to Colin Firth's previous works in ''Film/StTrinians''.

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* ActorAllusion: Colin Firth in ''Film/StTrinians'' jokes about the painting.
** Not to mention that his character was right to want to shag the titular model.
** May also be considered CelebrityParadox as there were many references to Colin Firth's previous works in ''Film/StTrinians''.


Directed by Peter Webber, ''Girl with a Pearl Earring'', [[TheFilmOfTheBook based on the novel]] [[Literature/GirlWithAPearlEarring of the same name]], garnered numerous awards both in the States and abroad. They include three Academy Award nominations, a Best Photography Oscar, and two Golden Globes for Best Actress and Best Score. In England, it won a London Critics Circle Film Award and a British Independent Film Award, both for Best Actress. It stars Creator/ColinFirth as Johannes Vermeer, Creator/ScarlettJohansson as Griet, and Creator/CillianMurphy as Pieter.

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Directed by Peter Webber, ''Girl with a Pearl Earring'', [[TheFilmOfTheBook based on the novel]] [[Literature/GirlWithAPearlEarring of the same name]], garnered numerous awards both in the States and abroad. They include three Academy Award nominations, a Best Photography Oscar, and two Golden Globes for Best Actress and Best Score. In England, it won a London Critics Circle Film Award and a British Independent Film Award, both for Best Actress. It stars Creator/ColinFirth as Johannes Vermeer, Creator/JohannesVermeer, Creator/ScarlettJohansson as Griet, and Creator/CillianMurphy as Pieter.



* ActorAllusion: Colin Firth in ''StTrinians'' jokes about the painting.

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* ActorAllusion: Colin Firth in ''StTrinians'' ''Film/StTrinians'' jokes about the painting.



** May also be considered CelebrityParadox as there were many references to Colin Firth's previous works in ''StTrinians''.

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** May also be considered CelebrityParadox as there were many references to Colin Firth's previous works in ''StTrinians''.''Film/StTrinians''.


* MeaningfulName: Griet is the Dutch from of 'Margaret,' which is Greek for ''pearl.''

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* MeaningfulName: Griet is the Dutch from form of 'Margaret,' which is Greek for ''pearl.''


* MeaningfulName: Griet is the Dutch from of 'Margaret,' which is Greek for ''pearl.''

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* MeaningfulName: Griet is the Dutch from of 'Margaret,' which is Greek for ''pearl.'' ''
** in Dutch, 'griet' is also a generic term for 'girl'.


* WomanInBlack: Maria Thins. Make no mistake about who's actually running things in the Vermeer household.

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* WomanInBlack: Maria Thins. Make no mistake about who's actually running things in the Vermeer household.household.

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Directed by Peter Webber, ''Girl with a Pearl Earring'', [[TheFilmOfTheBook based on the novel]] [[Literature/GirlWithAPearlEarring of the same name]], garnered numerous awards both in the States and abroad. They include three Academy Award nominations, a Best Photography Oscar, and two Golden Globes for Best Actress and Best Score. In England, it won a London Critics Circle Film Award and a British Independent Film Award, both for Best Actress. It stars Creator/ColinFirth as Johannes Vermeer, Creator/ScarlettJohansson as Griet, and CillianMurphy as Pieter.

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Directed by Peter Webber, ''Girl with a Pearl Earring'', [[TheFilmOfTheBook based on the novel]] [[Literature/GirlWithAPearlEarring of the same name]], garnered numerous awards both in the States and abroad. They include three Academy Award nominations, a Best Photography Oscar, and two Golden Globes for Best Actress and Best Score. In England, it won a London Critics Circle Film Award and a British Independent Film Award, both for Best Actress. It stars Creator/ColinFirth as Johannes Vermeer, Creator/ScarlettJohansson as Griet, and CillianMurphy Creator/CillianMurphy as Pieter.

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* BirdsOfAFeather: Griet and Vermeer are attracted to each other because of their similar ways of looking at the world.


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* BookDumb: Catharina, in a fit of rage, points out that Griet is illiterate. This is in contrast to the book where she sometimes reads a prayer book.


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* ClingyJealousGirl: Catharina is constantly trying to get her husband's attention, and is jealous that he never paints her.


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* MassiveNumberedSiblings: Vermeer and Catharina have five children and one on the way. Catharina is pregnant again before the end.

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* MaybeEverAfter: Pieter is obviously serious about Griet and she has feelings for him in turn, but the viewer isn't given any resolution as to whether or not they will end up together.

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