Newland Archer is a young lawyer, a member of New York’s
high society, and engaged to be married to May Welland.
Countess Ellen Olenska is May’s cousin, and wants a divorce
from the Polish nobleman she married. Intelligent and beautiful, she comes back
to New York where she tries to fit into the high society life she had before
her marriage. Her family and former friends, however, are shocked by the idea
of divorce within their social circle, and she finds herself snubbed by her own
When Ellen and Newland fall in love, they must choose
between passion and conventions. Download and start listening now!