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Title The Duchess [videorecording] / Paramount Vantage, Pathé and BBC Films present, in association with Pathé Renn Production and BIM Distribuzione ; Qwerty Films ; Magnolia Mae Films ; produced by Gabrielle Tana and Michael Kuhn ; screenplay by Jeffrey Hatcher and Anders Thomas Jensen and Saul Dibb ; directed by Saul Dibb.

Imprint Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Library Connection DVD    DUC    Available
Edition Widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Based on the book "Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire" by Amanda Foreman.
Special features: How far she went-- making The Duchess; Georgiana in her own words; Costume diary.
Credits Director of photography, Gyula Pados ; editor, Masahiro Hirakubo ; music, Rachel Portman.
Cast Keira Knightley, Ralph Fiennes, Charlotte Rampling, Dominic Cooper, Hayley Atwell, Simon McBurney.
Summary Chronicles the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire. She was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life. She was a vibrant beauty and celebrity of her time. She was trapped in an unhappy marital triangle with her husband and his live-in mistress.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for sexual content, brief nudity and thematic material.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Closed-captioned.
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Subject Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of, 1757-1806 -- Drama.
Married women -- England -- Drama.
Adultery -- England -- Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- England -- Drama.
Scandals -- England -- Drama.
Mujeres casadas -- Inglaterra -- Teatro.
Adulterio -- Inglaterra -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Biographical films
Historical films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Tana, Gabrielle.
Kuhn, Michael, 1949-
Hatcher, Jeffrey, 1957-
Jensen, Anders Thomas, 1972-
Dibb, Saul.
Knightley, Keira, 1985-
Fiennes, Ralph.
Rampling, Charlotte, 1946-
Cooper, Dominic, 1978-
Atwell, Hayley, 1982-
McBurney, Simon.
Portman, Rachel.
Foreman, Amanda, 1968- Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire.
Paramount Vantage.
Pathé Distribution Limited.
BBC Films.
Pathé Renn Production.
BIM Distribuzione.
Qwerty Films (Firm)
Magnolia Mae Films (Firm)
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1415745889
Standard No. 097363531944
Music No. 35319 Paramount Home Entertainment

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