feature film, 1993.

DIRECTED BY: Richard Attenborough


Anthony Hopkins (C. S. 'Jack' Lewis),
Debra Winger (Joy Davidman),
Edward Hardwicke (Warren "Warnie" Lewis),
Joseph Mazzello (Douglas Gresham),
James Frain (Peter Whistler)

William Nicholson (prema vlastitoj drami)

Roger Pratt

C. S. "Jack" Lewis is a middle aged reserved bachelor and an Oxford academic who has written the famous books for children The Narnia Chronicles. Joy Davidman is an American poet who comes to visit him together with her son. At first Lewis sees this woman of a completely different character than his own, as an annoyance. However, soon there develops a mutual respect and friendship. When Joy visits him for the second time, religious Jack offers her civil marriage so that she can stay in England.

color, 35 mm, 131 min