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Oliver Parker

An Ideal Husband

97' - 1999 - Comedy, Romance - Dialogue: English
Director: Oliver Parker Composer: Charlie Mole With: Rupert Everett, Julianne Moore, Peter Vaughan
Sir Robert Chiltern is a man who has everything. A brilliant politician and a perfect gentleman, he is the ideal husband for the captivating Lady Chiltern. Admired by all, they present an exquisite picture of wedded harmony. But when the scheming and seductive Mrs. Cheveley threatens to reveal a dark secret from Chiltern’s past, the very foundations of his prized career and marriage look set to crumble. Cornered, he turns to his life long friend, Lord Arthur Goring. Famed all over town for his dazzling wit and cultivated misbehaviour, Goring soon finds himself caught up in a tangled web of lies, temptations and secret liaisons.

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Credits

Director

Oliver Parker

Composer

Charlie Mole

With

Rupert Everett, Julianne Moore, Peter Vaughan

Scenario

Oliver Parker

Director of Photography

David Johnson

Editor

Guy Bensley

Producer

Bruce Davey, Uri Fruchtmann, Barnaby Thompson

More information

Dialogue

English

Countries of production

United Kingdom

Screenplay based on

"An Ideal Husband" (Oscar Wilde)

Year

1999

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