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Marie Curie

This daring portrait gives viewers a rare insight into the heartbreak and scandal that rocked Curie's early years following the death of her husband which had a negative impact on her esteemed position within the scientific world. And how she overcame this to become one of the most influential women in science Award winning actress Jane Lapoaire's convincing performance in the title role of Marie Curie first brought her to wide attention, acting as a springboard to a long, successful career both on screen and stage. Lapotaire is also joined by acclaimed actor, Nigel Hawthorne (Madness of King George III, Amistad, and Yes Minister) as her husband Pierre.

Year: 1977
Genre: Biography
Country: UK
Director: John Glenister
Starring: Jane Lapotaire, Nigel Hawthorne
Duration: 260 Minutes
Rating: M
8.3/10
Location in store: Drama (TV)

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