unfolds when foppish John Whittaker (Ben Barnes, “The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian”) returns to the country estate of his aristocratic family. He comes with a new bride in tow, a beautiful, sassy American race car driver named Larita (Jessica Biel, “I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry”), whom he married after a whirlwind romance in Monte Carlo.
For the Whittakers, the free-spirited Yank with the platinum-blond hair is an object of some fascination and much scorn. The woman wins the approval of John’s father (Colin Firth, “Mamma Mia!”), a brooding loner who still nurses the psychological scars of his army service in World War I.
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