Based on the Charles Dickens novel OUR MUTUAL FRIEND tells the story of two women who are worlds apart yet united in their pursuit of happiness. Bella is forced into an arranged marriage with a complete stranger who stands to inherit her fathers fortune. But rather than take the easy route her betrothed decides to fake his own death in order to find out more about the woman he is to marry. When Lizzie--the poorer of the two women--discovers a body on the banks of the Thames and her father is suspected of murder she finds herself inextricably drawn into Bellas world of dinner parties and high society. As their lives intertwine a complex story of money and love emerges...
Charles Dickens biography, Charles Dickens bibliography
Release Date: 14 April 2008
Certificate: PG - Parental Guidance
Sound: Dolby Digital
Running Time: 350 minutes
Production Year: 1976
Main Language: English