Rebecca Part 1 (1997)

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First part in a two-part adaptation of Daphne Du Maurier's dark thriller. Maxim de Winter, widowed a year ago, meets a shy young woman in the South of France and asks her to marry him. Back at the ancestral home Manderley, the new bride finds the influence of Maxim's beautiful first wife Rebecca pervades every corner of the house. She gradually learns how Rebecca drowned when her boat capsized, but secrets are still being kept from her by her husband and the sinister housekeeper, Mrs Danvers.

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