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House Of The Spirits, The (1993)
Starring: Antonio Banderas, Glenn Close, Jeremy Irons, Winona Ryder, Meryl Streep, Marie Conchita Alonso, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Redgrave, Vanessa
Director: Bille August
Category: Drama, Classic
Studio: Artisan
133 mins



"A handsome, ravishing film filled with understated miracles!"-Janet Maslin, The New York Times

The House Of The Spirits is a hauntingly romantic epic tale spanning three generations of the Trueba family.At its core is the stormy, yet passionate relationship between the supernaturally gifted Clara (Meryl Streep) and her controlling husband Esteban (Jeremy Irons), who resists change both politically and personally.It is a timeless story about secrets and seduction, revenge and forgiveness, and the ultimate power of love to conquer any obstacle -- even death.

Glenn Close, Winona Ryder, Antonio Banderas, Vanessa Redgrave and Maria Conchita Alonso also star in this compelling adaptation of Isabel Allende's best-selling novel.


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