Ethan Frome

Ethan Frome (1993)

A classic tale of forbidden passion

  • Genre: Drama, Romance
  • Release Date: 1993-03-12
  • User Rating: 5.9/10 from 21 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 39min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Miramax
  • Production Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
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Married couple, Ethan and Zeena, are in need an extra hand around the house due to Zeena's debilitated body and constant illness. The young woman who joins them is a beautiful, spirited person. She and Ethan fall in love much to the dismay of Zeena.

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  • Liam Neeson

    as Ethan Frome
  • Patricia Arquette

    as Mattie Silver
  • Joan Allen

    as Zenobia Zeeman Frome
  • Tate Donovan

    as Reverend Smith
  • Stephen Mendillo

    as Ned Hale
  • Katharine Houghton

    as Mrs. Hale
  • Jay Goede

    as Denis Eady
  • Gil Rood

    as Conductor
  • George Woodard

    as Jotham Powell
  • Tom Todoroff

    as 2nd Conductor
  • Debbon Ayer

    as Young Ruth Hale
  • Rob Campbell

    as Young Ned Hale
Production Suzanne Smith Casting
Production Richard Price Executive Producer
Production Billy Hopkins Casting
Sound Rachel Portman Music
Directing John Madden Director
Costume & Make-Up Carol Oditz Costume Design
Production Stan Wlodkowski Producer
Writing Edith Wharton Novel
Production Lindsay Law Executive Producer
Writing Richard Nelson Screenplay
Art David Crank Art Direction
Editing Katherine Wenning Editor
Art Andrew Jackness Production Design
Camera Bobby Bukowski Director of Photography
Art Joyce Anne Gilstrap Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Theo Mayes Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Kathryn Bihr Makeup Artist
Production Jolly Dale Associate Producer