Chéri [videorecording] / Miramax Films presents in association with Pathé, UK Film Council, Aramid Entertainment with the participation of MMC Studios, Filmstiftung NRW, DFFF, Tiggy Films and Reliant Pictures Corporation, a Bill Kenwright production, a film by Stephen Frears
DVDs | Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment | c2009 | [Widescreen version.]
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD C DRAMA) plus 1 more
Burbank, CA : Miramax Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, c2009.
1 videodisc (ca. 93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
In English, with optional subtitles in English (SDH), French or Spanish.
Title from container.
Michelle Pfeiffer, Rupert Friend, Felicity Jones, Kathy Bates.
Producers, Andras Hamori, Tracey Seaward and Thom Mount ; producer, Bill Kenwright ; writer, Christopher Hampton ; director, Stephen Frears ; director of photography, Darius Khondji ; editor, Lucia Zucchetti ; music, Alexandre Desplat.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Based on the novels "Chéri" and "The last of Chéri" by Colette.
MPAA rating: R; for some sexual content and brief drug use.
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.
Special features: The making of Chéri; deleted scenes.
MW, 10-09; 11-09(add)
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