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The importance of being Earnest

Author: Barnaby ThompsonRupert EverettOliver ParkerColin FirthFrances O'ConnorAll authors
Publisher: South Yarra, Vic. : Miramax Home Entertainment : Buena Vista Home Entertainment [distibutor], [2002?].
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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Algernon is a gentlemen from a wealthy family. Algernon's close friend Jack, has a ward, Cecily. Both Algernon and Jack have created alter egos to make life more interesting. Algernon arrives for a weekend visit in the country posing as Earnest. Having heard of Earnest's misadventures, Cicely has developed an infatuation with the rogue, and Algernon's impersonation of him works famously on Cicely. Meanwhile,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Barnaby Thompson; Rupert Everett; Oliver Parker; Colin Firth; Frances O'Connor; Oscar Wilde; Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm); Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 223525025
Notes: Based on the play by Oscar Wilde.
Special features: audio commentary with director Oliver Parker ; the making-of "The importance of being Earnest" ; behind the scenes.
Colour recording system: PAL ; Region 4.
"E12620"
Cast: Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, Frances O'Connor.
Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: director, Oliver Parker ; producer, Barnaby Thompson ; screenplay writer, Oliver Parker.

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Algernon is a gentlemen from a wealthy family. Algernon's close friend Jack, has a ward, Cecily. Both Algernon and Jack have created alter egos to make life more interesting. Algernon arrives for a weekend visit in the country posing as Earnest. Having heard of Earnest's misadventures, Cicely has developed an infatuation with the rogue, and Algernon's impersonation of him works famously on Cicely. Meanwhile, Algernon's cousin, Gwendolyn, arrives for the weekend, and is startled to discover Jack is also there -- except that she knows him as bad-boy Earnest. So just who really is who?

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