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Bright Star Bright Star, Jane Campion's drama about the 19th-century romance between poet John Keats and his muse Fanny Brawne, is so stately it's...Bright StarDrama, RomancePT119MPG Bright Star, Jane Campion's drama about the 19th-century romance between poet John Keats and his muse Fanny Brawne, is so stately it's...2010-01-20Kerry FoxPaul SchneiderKerry Fox, Paul Schneider
Bright Star, Abbie Cornish, ... | BRIGHT STAR Abbie Cornish and Ben Whishaw dance the day away

BRIGHT STAR Abbie Cornish and Ben Whishaw dance the day away

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Bright Star

Genre: Drama, Romance; Starring: Abbie Cornish, Ben Whishaw, Kerry Fox, Paul Schneider; Director: Jane Campion; Author: Jane Campion; Release Date Limited: 09/18/2009; Runtime (in minutes): 119; MPAA Rating: PG

Bright Star, Jane Campion’s drama about the 19th-century romance between poet John Keats and his muse Fanny Brawne, is so stately it’s almost inert. But if you’ve got an incurable sweet tooth for chaste hand-holding cut tragically short by tubercular coughs, then get ready to swoon. The best EXTRA is a deleted scene that’s so devastating, it deserved to make the final cut. B-

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