Grand Isle

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Grand Isle ★★½ 1992

At the turn of the century Grand Isle is the place Louisiana gentry leisurely spend their summers. This is where Edna Pontellier (McGillis), the wife of a rich stockbroker, meets sensitive Creole artist Robert Le-Brun (Pasdar). Robert gives Edna all the attention sorely lacking in her marriage and they fall in love. However, Edna's attempts to liberate herself from the strictures of society lead her to tragedy. Based on “The Awakening” by Kate Chopin. 94m/ C VHS . Kelly McGillis, Adrian Pasdar, Julian Sands, Jon (John) DeVries, Glenne Headly, Anthony De Sando, Ellen Burstyn; D: Mary Lambert; W: Hesper Anderson; C: Toyomichi Kurita. CABLE