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The duchess [videorecording] / Paramount Vantage, Pathé and BBC Films present ; in association with Pathé Renn Production and BIM Distribuzione ; a Qwerty Films, Magnolia Mae Films production
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Imprint
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, c2008.
Edition
[Blu-ray version.]
Descript
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD; 1080p High Definition; 5.1 Dolby TrueHD (English), 5.1 Dolby Digital (French or Spanish).
Blue-ray disc. Will not play in standard DVD players.
Note
Includes English, dubbed French, and dubbed Spanish language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English, English (SDH), French, Portuguese, or Spanish.
Cast
Keira Knightley, Ralph Fiennes, Charlotte Rampling, Dominic Cooper, Hayley Atwell, Simon McBurney.
Credits
Producers, Gabrielle Tana, Michael Kuhn ; screenplay, Jeffrey Hatcher and Anders Thomas Jensen and Saul Dibb ; director, Saul Dibb ; director of photography, Gyula Pados ; editor, Masahiro Hirakubo ; music by Rachel Portman.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Based on the book "Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire" by Amanda Foreman.
Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for sexual content, brief nudity and thematic material.
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. Georgiana is trapped in an unhappy marital triangle with her husband and his live-in mistress. She falls passionately in love with Earl Grey, an ambitious young politician, and the affair causes a bitter conflict with her husband and threatens to erupt into a scandal. Now she must face an agonizing choice between her hopeless but passionate love affair or her responsibilities as a duchess.
Note
Special features: making of the film ; Georgiana in her own words ; costume diary.
Local Note
MW, 1-09
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ISBN
141574646X
9781415746462
ISBN/ISSN
097361400747
Music #
14007 Paramount Home Entertainment
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