An escort agency is formed to assist soldiers on leave.
A middle-aged man and his family are shocked by the relationship between his mother and her much younger carer.
In the not-too-distant future, a young boy travels to an alien world to find his father and learn of his destiny.
A graduate student learns about the loves of her grandmother and her women friends as they sew her wedding quilt.
In the 1920s in Southern Ireland, at the beginning of the Troubles between the Irish and the English, a teenage girl becomes involved with a mysterious stranger, to the annoyance of her English fiancé
An incompetent private eye is hired to look after a wild young woman by her wicked stepmpther.
A middle-aged woman reflects over sixteen years of unhappy marriage.
Well-heeled Los Angeles suburbanites toy with divorce but eventually resume their domestic bickering.
An amnesiac wakes up in Central Park and goes in search of his identity.
In 1916 Tennessee, the beloved father of a family is killed in a car crash, and after the trauma wears off, Mother helps the children to rebuild their lives.
A French-American vineyard owner in California brings out his granddaughter from England in the hope that she will consolidate his dynasty.
A schoolteacher becomes secretary to a gangster in his Broadway night-club.
Four New Zealand sisters have wartime romances.
An unhappy woman marries for the third time and convinces herself that it won’t work.
In ancient Eqypt an abandoned baby grows up to be physician to the pharoah.
A plane accident brings a policeman and his prisoner to a lonely farm, where a girl and her father bring a fresh twist to the situation.
Fictionalised biopic of one of Napoleon’s mistresses.
Following Quartet, three more stories from Somerset Maugham: The Verger, Mr Knowall, and Sanitorium.
A runaway couple are unwittingly abetted by her uncle.
An elegant art thief tries to doublecross the gangster who employs him.