Watch Effie Gray (2014) Movie
|Watch Effie Gray (2014) Movie
Run time: PG-13 | 108 min | Drama | 10 October 2014 (UK)
Director: Richard Laxton
Writers: Emma Thompson
Stars: Dakota Fanning, Emma Thompson, Russell Tovey
Trivia: A take a look at the mysterious relationship between Victorian artwork critic John Ruskin and his teenage bride Effie Gray.
Based mostly on the actual-life scandal that shocked Victorian-period England, the movie tells the story of Euphemia “Effie” Gray. At 19, she married the outstanding artwork historian and critic John Ruskin, however Ruskin refused to consummate their marriage. Lonely and annoyed Effie is drawn to pre-Raphaelite painter John Everett Millais, and finds a pal and champion in Woman Elizabeth Eastlake. After 5 years trapped in a loveless marriage, Effie will defy the principles of Victorian society… Written by L. Hamre