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Sons and Lovers


The Motion Picture Production Code was still in effect (albeit weakly) when Sons and Lovers was filmed in 1960, so don't expect a thoroughly frank and faithful adaptation of the D.H. Lawrence novel. Set in an English mining town, the film focuses on Paul Morel ([[Performer~P68385~Dean Stockwell~deanstockwell]]), the sensitive son of a roughhewn, alcoholic miner ([[Performer~P33529~Trevor Howard~trevorhoward]]) and his gentle, repressed wife ([[Performer~P32374~Wendy Hiller~wendyhiller]]). Intent on...more