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Affair, The

Affair, The

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Saturday, October 14, 1995 N/A
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  • Season: 1995-96
  • Network: HBO
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Black Story, Foreign/Exotic Location, Love Story, Period Piece, WWII

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Plot Synopsis

In a small English town in 1944, a lonely married woman, whose officer husband is away in the navy, finds herself having an affair with a black American soldier. When her husband returns and discovers them together, he charges the GI with rape. He threatens his wife to take away their young son if she doesn't go along with the story. Afraid of losing her family and friends and unable to face the truth-- she seals her lover's fate.


Production Company:

  • HBO Showcase, BBC, Smithson Film Co.

Production Type:

  • In-House
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