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A Woman of Substance

1985TV-14
This star-studded adaptation of Barbara Taylor Bradford’s bestselling book tracks the remarkable rise of Emma Harte (Jenny Seagrove) from servant girl to business tycoon.
Starring
Jenny SeagroveDeborah KerrLiam Neeson
Genres
SuspenseRomanceDrama
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
English

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  1. 1. Part 1
    January 1, 1985
    1 h 37 min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    At 80, Emma Harte heads one of the world’s largest business conglomerations. Returning to her native Yorkshire, she reflects on her past and improbable rise to power.
  2. 2. Part 2
    January 2, 1985
    1 h 35 min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Now pregnant and alone, Emma finds a job in the textile industry. She works hard and is able to open her own shop, but her animosity towards the Fairleys only grows.
  3. 3. Part 3
    January 3, 1985
    1 h 37 min
    TV-14
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    English
    Emma finds true love with a dashing Australian soldier, but he has a wife back home. In the present, Emma proves to her children that she is not to be trifled with.

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Directors
Don Sharp
Network
Portman Artemis Productions