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Vanity Fair(Trh márnosti) - Drama by Mira Nair. The director of Monsoon Wedding focuses on the intricacies of the British class system with help from Reese Witherspoon, who stars as Becky Sharp, a poor girl who takes a job as a nanny to climb the social ladder. But after she marries her employer's son, she learns that social standing does not necessarily mean happiness. The film features an exceptional cast that includes Gabriel Byrne, Bob Hoskins, Jim Broadbent, and Eileen Atkins.



A Lot Like Love(Takmer ako láska) - Romantic Comedy /Drama by Nigel Cole. The director of

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the imperfect but charming British movies Saving Graceand Calendar Girlscomes to Hollywood with this film, which stars Ashton Kutcher and Amanda Peet. Kutcher and Peet play two old college friends who've convinced themselves that they would make a terrible couple. But, as they near 30, they begin to wonder if they've been wrong all along.


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