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The Sea Gull


Director: Sidney Lumet

Genre: Drama

Year: 1968

Running time: 141 minutes

Territory: Worldwide

Studio: Warner Bros.

Cast: James Mason, Vanessa Redgrave, Simone Signoret

Language options: Dialogue - EN

Film adaptation of Anton Chekhov's story of life in rural Russia during the latter part of the 19th century. An aging actress Arkidana pays summer visits to her brother Sorin and son Konstantin on a country estate. On one occasion she brings with her Trigorin, a successful novelist. Nina, a free and innocent girl on a neighboring estate, falls in love with Trigorin. As Trigorin lightly consumes and rejects Nina, so the actress all her life has consumed and rejected her son, who loves Nina. The victims are destroyed, the sophisticates continue on their way.




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