A room with a view [videorecording] / Goldcrest in association with National Film Finance Corporation, Curzon Film Distributors and Film Four International present a Merchant Ivory film
DVDs | distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video | c2004 | Special ed. ; [widescreen version]
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD R pt.1-2 DRAMA) plus 1 more
[England] : BBC Video ; Burbank, CA : distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, c2004.
Special ed. ; [widescreen version]
2 videodiscs (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Includes English, French and Spanish language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish and English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired.
Maggie Smith, Helena Bonham-Carter, Denholm Elliott, Julian Sands, Simon Callow, Patrick Godfrey, Judi Dench, Fabia Drake, Joan Henley, Amanda Walker, Daniel Day-Lewis, Maria Britneva, Rosemary Leach, Rupert Graves, Peter Cellier, Mia Fothergill.
Producer, Ismail Merchant ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer-Jhabvala ; director, James Ivory.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1985.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Based on the novel by E.M. Forster.
The coming of age story of Lucy Honeychurch. Longing to burst free from the repression of British upper class manners and mores, she must wrestle with her inner romantic longings to choose between the passionate George and the priggish but socially suitable Cecil.
Special features: disc 1. new restoration supervised by director James Ivory and cinematographer Tony Pierce-Roberts ; commentary from Simon Callow, Ismail Merchant, James Ivory and Tony Pierce-Roberts ; disc 2. archive promotional appearances by Daniel Day-Lewis and Simon Callow ; BBC report on the film's success in the U.S. ; E.M. Forster remembered ; film scrapbook with never-before-seen photos and memorabilia ; Merchant Ivory tribute.
MW, 4-04; 11-05(rpl); 12-10(add)
E1979 BBC Video
E2395 BBC Video