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The importance of being earnest

Author: Oliver ParkerRupert EverettColin FirthFrances O'ConnorReese WitherspoonAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Miramax Home Entertainment, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen formatView all editions and formats
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Whenever Worthing wants to leave his dull country life behind, he makes visits to the city posing as his fictitious "brother" Ernest. There he becomes smitten with Gwendolen. But when Worthing is in town, his playboy pal Algy is in the country and falling for Worthing's young and beautiful ward, Cecily--while also impersonating Ernest!
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Genre/Form: Romantic comedy films
Film adaptations
Feature films
Drama
Named Person: Oscar Wilde
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Oliver Parker; Rupert Everett; Colin Firth; Frances O'Connor; Reese Witherspoon; Judi Dench; Tom Wilkinson; Anna Massey; Edward Fox; Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0788839454 9780788839450
OCLC Number: 466257021
Language Note: English or French with optional English subtitles. Closed captioned.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Based on the play by Oscar Wilde.
Credits: Produced by Barnaby Thompson ; directed by Oliver Parker.
Cast: Starring: Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, Frances O'Connor, Reese Witherspoon, Judi Dench, Tom Wilkinson, Anna Massey, Edward Fox.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG [for mild sensuality].; MPAA rating: PG [for mild sensuality] ; Bonus material not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD player required. Digital video disc.
Contents: Special features: Widescreen (2.35:1) enhanced for 16x9 televisions --
Audio commentary with director Oliver Parker --
The Making of The Importance of Being Earnest --
Behind-the-scenes featurette --
Language: English 5.1 surround ; French 5.1 surround --
Subtitles: English.
Other Titles: Importance of being earnest (Motion picture : 2002)
Responsibility: Miramax Films and Ealing Studios.

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Whenever Worthing wants to leave his dull country life behind, he makes visits to the city posing as his fictitious "brother" Ernest. There he becomes smitten with Gwendolen. But when Worthing is in town, his playboy pal Algy is in the country and falling for Worthing's young and beautiful ward, Cecily--while also impersonating Ernest!

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