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In this romantic fantasy based on the short story by [[Performer~P168059~Jack Finney~jackfinney]], Scotty Corrigan ([[Performer~P64044~Campbell Scott~campbellscott]]) is a young man who is engaged to be married, but is having second thoughts about his upcoming wedding. Scotty buys an antique desk and -- hidden in a secret compartment -- he finds a letter from a woman named Elizabeth Whitcomb ([[Performer~P41672~Jennifer Jason Leigh~jenniferjasonleigh]]), who lived during the 19th century. Fascinated by the letter, Scotty writes her a reply, using antique writing materials, and is shocked when he receives a reply -- somehow he's been able to communicate with her through time, and they begin a correspondence that spans a century and a half. It turns out that Elizabeth is also pledged to marry, but she does not love her fiancée, and a romance begins to blossom through the mail and across time. The Love Letter was produced for the television anthology series [[Feature~V287867~The Hallmark Hall of Fame~hallmarkhalloffame[tvseries]]]. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi