The Lotus Eaters (1993)

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A family lives on a small island off the coast of British Columbia in the 1960s. The father is a rather old-fashioned headmaster of the local school, and he will not let his teenage daughter go out with her boyfriend. When an attractive new teacher joins the school they have an affair. The secret comes out at a disastrous Christmas Day family gathering, and the daughter reveals that she is pregnant and does not believe in marriage.

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