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Film / The Wings of the Dove

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The Wings of the Dove is a 1997 British-American romantic drama film adaptation of the novel by Henry James. It was directed by Iain Softley and stars Helena Bonham Carter, Linus Roache, Alison Elliott, Charlotte Rampling, and Michael Gambon.

Financially deficient British aristocrat Kate Croy (Bonham-Carter) and her poor journalist lover, Merton Densher (Roache), become friends with a rich American woman, Milly Theale (Elliott), who suffers from an incurable disease. Complications pertaining to love and money ensue.

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