A Promise DVD
Set in 1912 Germany, this lush romance involves a steel factory clerk (Richard Madden) whose new job brings about erotic temptations in the form of the beautiful young wife (Rebecca Hall) of his elderly employer (Alan Rickman). Their secret affair is disrupted when the owner dispatches his "trusted" employee to Mexico─whereupon his vow to return is thwarted by the outbreak of World War I. Toby Murray, Jean-Louis Sbille also star. 98 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English (SDH), Spanish; theatrical trailer.