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Washington Square


This film is the second effort to bring to the screen the 1880 [[Performer~P264114~Henry James~heidijames]] novel of the same title (the first was [[Feature~V22035~The Heiress~theheiress]] in 1949). Set in 1850 among the aristocracy of New York, Washington Square examines the inhibitions of Catherine Sloper ([[Performer~P41672~Jennifer Jason Leigh~jenniferjasonleigh]]), the only child of wealthy Dr. Austin Sloper ([[Performer~P23545~Albert Finney~albertfinney]]). Catherine is clumsy and shy and something...more