Ethan Frome

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Overview

Ethan Frome is an adaptation of Edith Wharton's 1911 novella . Set in Massachusetts in the late-19th century, the film relates the sad story of reclusive farmer Ethan Frome Liam Neeson. Considering himself too homely for romance, he enters into a loveless marriage with the wealthy but spiteful Zeena Joan Allen. Things become nearly unendurable when Zeena becomes an invalid, imperiously demanding her husband's attentions day and night. Ethan seeks solace in an affair with Zeena's pretty cousin Mattie Silver ...
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Overview

Ethan Frome is an adaptation of Edith Wharton's 1911 novella . Set in Massachusetts in the late-19th century, the film relates the sad story of reclusive farmer Ethan Frome Liam Neeson. Considering himself too homely for romance, he enters into a loveless marriage with the wealthy but spiteful Zeena Joan Allen. Things become nearly unendurable when Zeena becomes an invalid, imperiously demanding her husband's attentions day and night. Ethan seeks solace in an affair with Zeena's pretty cousin Mattie Silver Patricia Arquette, who has arrived to act as housekeeper. Produced on behalf of PBS' American Playhouse, Ethan Frome was released theatrically in late 1992.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/11/2011
  • UPC: 096009783495
  • Original Release: 1992
  • Rating:

  • Source: Miramax Echo Bridge
  • Region Code: 1
  • Time: 1:39:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Liam Neeson Ethan Frome
Patricia Arquette Mattie Silver
Joan Allen Zeena Frome
Tate Donovan Reverend Smith
Katharine Houghton Mrs. Hale
Stephen Mendillo Ned Hale
Debbon Ayer Young Ruth Hale
Rob Campbell Young Ned Hale
Billy Hopkins
Suzanne Smith
Patty Smith Mrs. Homan
Virginia Smith Mrs. Howe
Technical Credits
John Madden Director
Bobby Bukowski Cinematographer
David Crank Art Director
Beth Gutcheon Screenwriter
Andrew Jackness Production Designer
Lidsay Law Producer
Richard Nelson Screenwriter
Carol Oditz Costumes/Costume Designer
Rachel Portman Score Composer
Richard Price Producer
Suzanne Smith Casting
Katherine Wenning Editor
Stan Wlodkowski Producer
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Opening Credits [6:26]
2. Frome [4:31]
3. A Harrowing Storm [5:50]
4. Delving Into the Past [8:23]
5. Fragile Aid [4:16]
6. A Guilty Gaze [8:35]
7. Distressing Pain [5:47]
8. Compliments for Mattie [9:46]
9. "The Curfew Bell" [5:27]
10. Zeena's Return [8:49]
11. A Wretched State [6:41]
12. "Good Enough for Mattie?" [5:15]
13. One Last Ride [11:42]
14. Ethan's Woe [5:15]
15. End Credits [2:30]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play Movie
   Scene Selection
   Captions
      English for the Hearing Impaired
      Captions: None
   Sneak Peek
      Miramax Year of Gold
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