Neighbors and childhood sweethearts Taymour and Shafika's love is put to test when she's appointed to be a minister and he becomes her bodyguard.
With her daughters by her bedside, a terminally ill matriarch recounts a passionate and all-consuming romance that took place 50 years before.
In 1840s England, a solitary paleontologist develops a life-changing relationship with a young apprentice sent to convalesce by the sea.
After a breakup, a gallery assistant takes the items she has hoarded from past relationships and puts on an art show that inspires a movement.
Comedienne Fanny Brice rises from a New York tenement to the toast of Broadway, but fame can't keep her from falling for a self-destructive gambler.