The story follows Effie, married at the tender age of 19 and who quickly realises her marriage is a lie when Ruskin refuses to consummate it. Yearning for affection, she soon falls for the charms of the charismatic John Everett Millais. Desperate to be freed from John, Effie embarks on a life-changing journey to become one of the first women in history to seek a divorce from her husband.
Dakota Fanning, Emma Thompson, Greg Wise, Richard Laxton, Tom Sturridge
1 x 104'
Film, Biographical, Drama, Romance, Historical
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