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Uniform Title Chéri (Motion picture : 2009)
Title Chéri [videorecording] / Miramax Films presents ; a Bill Kenwright production ; a film by Stephen Frears ; producers, Andras Hamori, Tracey Seaward and Thom Mount ; produced by Bill Kenwright ; written by Christopher Hampton ; directed by Stephen Frears.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library DVD    CHE    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Based on the novels "Chéri" and "The last of Chéri" by Colette.
Special features: The making of Chéri; deleted scenes.
Credits Director of photography, Darius Khondji ; editor, Lucia Zucchetti ; music, Alexandre Desplat.
Cast Michelle Pfeiffer, Rupert Friend, Felicity Jones, Kathy Bates.
Summary The story of the love affair between a beautiful retired courtesan Lea, and Chéri, the son of her old colleague and rival, Madame Peloux. After six years Madame Peloux has secretly arranged a marriage between Chéri and Edmee, the daughter of another rich courtesan. As the inevitable moment of parting approaches, Lea and Cheri begin to understand, too late, how much they mean to one another.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for some sexual content and brief drug use.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, enhanced) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language English dialogue, optional French or Spanish subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH) ; closed-captioned.
Subject Courtesans -- France -- Drama.
Mothers and sons -- France -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- France -- Drama.
Arranged marriage -- France -- Drama.
Prostitutas -- Francia -- Teatro.
Madre e hijo -- Francia -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Romance films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Hámori, András.
Seaward, Tracey.
Mount, Thom.
Kenwright, Bill, 1945-
Hampton, Christopher, 1946-
Frears, Stephen.
Pfeiffer, Michelle, 1957-
Friend, Rupert.
Jones, Felicity.
Bates, Kathy, 1948-
Desplat, Alexandre.
Colette, 1873-1954. Chéri.
Colette, 1873-1954. Fin de Chéri. English.
Miramax Films.
Pathé frères (France)
UK Film Council.
Aramid Entertainment (Firm)
MMC Studios (Firm)
Filmstiftung Nordrhein-Westfalen GmbH.
DFFF (Firm)
Tiggy Films (Firm)
Reliant Pictures Corporation (Firm)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 0788897780
Standard No. 786936793222
Music No. 102265 Buena Vista Home Entertainment

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