My Life so Far

My Life so Far

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Director: Hugh Hudson

Cast: Colin Firth, Rosemary Harris, Irène Jacob

     
 

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Director Hugh Hudson, who made his directorial debut with the award-winning Chariots Of Fire, returns to the theme of British life in the 1920s in the bittersweet family drama My Life So Far. Gamma Macintosh (Rosemary Harris) is the matriarch of a family that inhabits Harewood House, a castle in the Scottish Highlands. Besides Gamma, the adult heads ofSee more details below

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Director Hugh Hudson, who made his directorial debut with the award-winning Chariots Of Fire, returns to the theme of British life in the 1920s in the bittersweet family drama My Life So Far. Gamma Macintosh (Rosemary Harris) is the matriarch of a family that inhabits Harewood House, a castle in the Scottish Highlands. Besides Gamma, the adult heads of the household are her daughter, Moira (Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio) and Moira's husband Edward Pettigrew (Colin Firth), a mildly eccentric inventor who tinkers with experimental automobiles and airplanes. Moira and Edward have two children, son Fraser (Robbie Norman) and daughter Elspeth (Kelly Macdonald). One day Moira's brother Morris (Malcolm McDowell) stops by with his fiancée, a French woman named Heloise (Irene Jacob), whose beauty and sophistication turns Edward's head and stirs new emotions in young Fraser. Filmed in 1997, My Life So Far remained in the editing room until 1999, when it was shown in a special benefit screening at the 1999 Cannes Film Festival.

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Product Details

Release Date:
10/18/2011
UPC:
0096009780692
Original Release:
1999
Rating:
PG13
Source:
Miramax Echo Bridge
Time:
1:35:00

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Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Colin Firth Edwart Pettigrew
Rosemary Harris Gamma Macintosh
Irène Jacob Heloise
Tchéky Karyo Gabriel Chenoux
Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio Moira Pettigrew
Malcolm McDowell Morris Macintosh
Kelly MacDonald Elspeth Pettigrew
Robbie Norman Frarser Pettigrew
Kirstin Coulter Smith Actor

Technical Credits
Hugh Hudson Director
Howard Blake Score Composer
Rudi Buckle Sound/Sound Designer
John Frankish Art Director
Andy Harris Production Designer
Bernard Lutic Cinematographer
Steve Norris Producer
Patsy Pollock Casting
Emma Porteous Costumes/Costume Designer
David Puttnam Producer
Scott Thomas Editor
Paul Webster Executive Producer
Bob Weinstein Executive Producer
Harvey Weinstein Executive Producer
Bill Westley Asst. Director
Ken Weston Sound/Sound Designer

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- My Life So Far
1. Ambition [6:02]
2. Emperor of the Air [7:00]
3. Uncle Morris [7:28]
4. Heloise [8:53]
5. Ignorance [6:13]
6. Fishing For Knowledge [4:04]
7. Serious Changes [3:59]
8. Dinner Conversation [7:03]
9. Fits of Delirium [5:54]
10. Moral Fiber [4:44]
11. Gay Gordons [6:17]
12. Curling [6:29]
13. Gamma [3:26]
14. Turmoil [9:05]
15. Necessary Rebellion [8:00]

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