The painted veil [videorecording] / Warner Independent Pictures and Bob Yari Production ; Yari Film Groups releasing ; the Mark Gorden Company presents ; a Collector Company Class 5 Films ; Dragon Studios Production ; a Warner China Film HG Corporation Co-Production
DVDs | Warner Home Video | c2007 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD P DRAMA)
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2007.
1 videodisc (125 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
In English, with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish.
Naomi Watts, Edward Norton, Liev Schreiber, Toby Jones, Diana Rigg, Juliet Howland, Anthony Wong Chau-Sang, Maggie Steed, Lorraine Laurence, Johnny Lee, Li Feng.
Producers, Sara Colleton ... [et al.] ; screenplay, Ron Nyswaner ; director, John Curran ; director of photography, Stuart Dryburgh ; art director, Peta Lawson ; editor, Alexandre de Franceschi ; music, Alexandre Desplat.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Based on the novel by W. Somerset Maugham.
Golden Globes (USA), 2007: Best Original Score - Motion Picture (Alexandre Desplat)
MPAA rating: PG-13; for mature sexual situations, partial nudity, disturbing images and brief drug content.
Set in the 1920s. A young English couple, Walter a middle class doctor and Kitty, an upper-class woman, get married for all the wrong reasons and relocate to Shanghai. Kitty falls in love with someone else. When Walter discovers her infidelity, in an act of vengeance, he accepts a job in a remote village in China that is being ravaged by a deadly epidemic, forcing her to accompany him.
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