Vanity Fair (1998)

Director
Marc Munden

Main cast
Natasha Little; Frances Grey; Philip Glenister; Nathaniel Parker; Jeremy Swift

Genres
Drama, Romance

Description
This faithful BBC adaptation once again brings William Makepeace Thackeray's classic satirical novel to the screen. Becky Sharp (Natasha Little) is a beautiful, clever and poor girl determined to earn a higher place in society at any cost. The Napoleonic Wars provide a dramatic backdrop as Becky sets out to manipulate various characters -- from London ballrooms to the battlefields of Waterloo.


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