Bright Star


  • Released: 2009
    • Length: 02:25
    • Plays: ???
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The trailer for Bright Star. London 1818: A secret love affair begins between 23 year old English poet, John Keats, and the girl next door, Fanny Brawne, an outspoken student of fashion. This unlikely pair started at odds; he thinking her a stylish minx, she unimpressed by literature in general. It was the illness of Keats s younger brother that drew them together. Keats was touched by Fanny s efforts to help and agreed to teach her poetry. By the time Fanny s alarmed mother and Keats s best friend Brown realised their attachment, the relationship had an unstoppable momentum. Intensely and helplessly absorbed in each other, the young lovers were swept into powerful new sensations, I have the feeling as if I were dissolving , Keats wrote to her. Together they rode a wave of romantic obsession that deepened as their troubles mounted. Only Keats s illness proved insurmountable.

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