A Handful of Dust (1988)

PG  |   |  Drama, Romance

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The wife's affair and a death in the family hasten the demise of an upper-class English marriage.


  • Anjelica Huston and James Wilby in A Handful of Dust (1988)
  • Anjelica Huston in A Handful of Dust (1988)
  • Alec Guinness and James Wilby in A Handful of Dust (1988)
  • Judi Dench and Rupert Graves in A Handful of Dust (1988)
  • Kristin Scott Thomas in A Handful of Dust (1988)

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According to Rita Kempley of The Washington Post, the "...coda to the central story was derived from [Evelyn] Waugh's short story 'The Man Who Loved Dickens' which was adapted for the closing chapters of 'A Handful of Dust'."


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Drama | Romance

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