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Sweet revenge
Uniform Title:
Sweet revenge (Motion picture : 1990)
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
Burbank, CA : Buena Vista Home entertainment [2000]

Physical Description:
1 videodisc (90 min.) sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
By chance, downcast businessman Henry Bell and quirky aristocrat Karen Knightley save each other's lives just as they were both attempting to leap from London's Tower Bridge. Karen quickly invents a plot of devilish retaliation against those who drove them to the edge. She will punish the man who stole Henry's job and he will destroy the life of the woman who broke up Karen's love affair.
General Note:
Rated PG-13.

Closed captioned.

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XX(1107194.2) Adult DVD Central Library

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The story of recently-fired businessman Henry Bell and aristocrat Karen Knightly who save each other's lives one night while attempting to jump off of London's Tower Bridge. They then invent a revenge scheme to take out each others tormentors.

Author Notes

Helena Bonham Carter was born on May 26,1966. She is an Oscar, BAFTA and Golden Globe-nominated English actress. She is best known for her portrayals of Lucy Honeychurch in the film "A Room with a View", Bellatrix Lestrange in "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix", her Oscar-nominated performance as Kate Croy in "The Wings of the Dove", and her Golden Globe-nominated performance as Mrs. Lovett in "Sweeney Todd."

Bonham Carter was born in Golders Green, London. She now lives in Belsize Park, London, with her partner, Tim Burton. They live in adjoining houses with a connecting hallway, each part decorated and styled to suit their own personalities, because they felt they couldn't live 'together' but didn't want to live apart. She has two children with him, a son named Billy Ray, and a daughter named Nell.

(Bowker Author Biography)