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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Michelle Fairley
Felicity Jones
Ralph Fiennes
Kristin Scott Thomas
Tom Hollander
Felicity Jones
Joanna Scanlan
Directors
Ralph Fiennes
Screenwriters
Abi Morgan
Running Time
111 minutes

The Invisible Woman
Dickens in love


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The Invisible Woman

Plot
In 1857, the 45 year-old Charles Dickens (Fiennes) falls in love with 18 year-old actress Nelly Ternan (Jones), who will be his muse/mistress for the rest of his life. Years later, the new life she has made is haunted by that guilty secret relationship.


Verdict
One for lovers of ravishing craft, although the elusive emotional engagement is frustrating.


Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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