About the film
Priest of Love
Release Date: October 11, 1981
|Slogan||:||«He was D.H. Lawrence. She was his Lady Chatterly. Their extraordinary romance was more tempestuous than any he wrote.»|
|Production Companies||:||Viscount, Milesian Films|
|Producers||:||Leslie Gilliat, Christopher Miles, Andrew Donally, Patrick O'Brien, Rufus Andrews, Sheila Collins, Penelope Midgley|
|Writers||:||Alan Plater, Harry T. Moore|
Following the banning and burning of his novel, "The Rainbow," D.H. Lawrence and his wife, Frieda, move to the United States, and then to Mexico. When Lawrence contracts tuberculosis, they return to England for a short time, then to Italy, where Lawrence writes "Lady Chatterley's Lover."