The path of Francesca Johnson's future seems destined due to an unexpected fork in the road...
A melancholy romance about a farmers wife who meets a photographer who’s way of life that is completely foreign to her leading her to become attracted to him. She is confronted with the difficult decision to go on with the relationship thus leaving her family, or to stay and continue her ordinary life until her death. Meryl Streep was nominated for an Oscar for her excellent performance.
The Bridges of Madison County (1995) Storyline
Francesca (Meryl Streep)’s children looked at their mother’s letter, then opened her unknown beautiful feelings. One day in 1965, Francesca alone at home, the last cowboy – Photographer Robert Kincaid (Clint Eastwood) parked car in front of her, asked her about the location of Mandy bridge. She took him to the bridge, after completed the work, he sent her a flower to express his gratitude. Her heart rippled unspeakable taste. She put a note on the bridge and invited him to dinner. He had a wonderful evening with her. The next two days they stay together.
But Francesca cannot leave children and worldly happiness, finally Robertl left alone. A few days later the two had a brief glance at the supermarket, Francesca fought to rush to the impulse, the rain became their farewell tears.
In March 1982, she knew Robert’s death. In the final journey of life, she made a will: ask her children to scatter her ashes beyond the Mandy bridge, she has given her all the time to the family, but ask to stay in love after the death.
Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)
Rated PG-13 on appeal for some sexuality and brief strong language
Offical Movie Trailer
Don’t stay together with the one you love, it’s your luck.
Does this imply my future?
Loved, but can only keep this love on deep memory forever. Such exact love, only once in a lifetime!
This is a real tragedy. The real tragedy, there is a piercing of beauty. This piercing strength lies in: one side is the intense love, one side is a huge restraint.