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One Day

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Adapted from author David Nicholls' critically acclaimed novel of the same name, director Lone Scherfig's One Day stars Anne Hathaway as a principled working-class girl who forges a unique bond with a wealthy jet-setter that spans two decades. July 15, 1988: Emma Hathaway is about to enter the real world. An idealist from humble upbringings, she dreams of making the world a better place for everyone. On the night of her graduation, Emma Hathaway meets Dexter Jim Sturgess, a wealthy flirt without a care in the ...
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Overview

Adapted from author David Nicholls' critically acclaimed novel of the same name, director Lone Scherfig's One Day stars Anne Hathaway as a principled working-class girl who forges a unique bond with a wealthy jet-setter that spans two decades. July 15, 1988: Emma Hathaway is about to enter the real world. An idealist from humble upbringings, she dreams of making the world a better place for everyone. On the night of her graduation, Emma Hathaway meets Dexter Jim Sturgess, a wealthy flirt without a care in the world. Dexter is also graduating, though unlike Emma he looks forward to a future of comfort and privilege. By checking back with Emma and Dexter every July 15th for the next 20 years, we experience their happiness, hardships, and heartache as they strive to live out their dreams, and find meaning in a world that's constantly changing.
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Special Features

Deleted scenes; Em and Dex, through the years; Anne Hathaway: bringing Emma to life; The look on One Day; Feature commentary with director Lone Shcerfig
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/29/2011
  • UPC: 025192082733
  • Original Release: 2011
  • Rating:

  • Source: Focus Features
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound, Dolby AC-3 Surround Sound
  • Language: Français
  • Time: 1:48:00
  • Format: Blu-ray
  • Sales rank: 36,504

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Anne Hathaway Emma, Emma Morley
Jim Sturgess Dexter, Dexter Mayhew
Tom Mison Callum
Jodie Whittaker Tilly
Tim Key Customer
Rafe Spall Ian
Josephine de la Baume Marie
Patricia Clarkson Alison
Ken Stott Steven
Heida Reed Ingrid
Amanda Fairbank-Hynes Tara
Gil Alma Waiter
David Ajala Floor Manager
Georgia King Suki
Ukweli Roach Rapper
Lorna Gayle Mrs. Major
Clara Paget Cocktail Waitress
Matt Berry Aaron
Romola Garai Sylvie
Diana Kent Mrs. Cope
James Laurenson Mr. Cope
Matthew Beard Murray Cope
Toby Regbo Samuel Cope
Tom Arnold Colin
Kayla Mengelgrein Jasmine, Jasmine (2001)
Eden Mengelgrein Jasmine (2001)
Sienna Poppy-Rodgers Teenager on Eurostar
Sebastien Dupuis Jean-Pierre
Maisie Fishbourne Jasmine (2005)
Phoebe Fox Nightclub Girl
Emilia Jones Jasmine (2007 and 2011)
Joanna Ampil Waitress
Technical Credits
Lone Scherfig Director
Jo Adams Makeup
Lucy Bevan Casting
John Casali Sound Mixer
Benoit Delhomme Cinematographer
Odile Dicks-Mireaux Costumes/Costume Designer
Katrina Dunn Art Director
Karen Edwards Makeup
Karen Elliott Musical Direction/Supervision
Simon Finney Camera Operator
Simon Fraser Production Manager
Jane Frazer Co-producer
Glenn Freemantle Sound/Sound Designer
Mark Holt Special Effects Supervisor
Nina Jacobson Producer
Barrie McCulloch Asst. Director
David Nicholls Screenwriter
Barney Pilling Editor
Rachel Portman Score Composer
Ivana Primorac Makeup
Tessa Ross Executive Producer
Lesley Smith Makeup
Mark Tildesley Production Designer
Sue Whittaker Art Director
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- One Day
1. Chapter 1 [3:21]
2. Chapter 2 [5:49]
3. Chapter 3 [3:11]
4. Chapter 4 [4:16]
5. Chapter 5 [4:28]
6. Chapter 6 [8:12]
7. Chapter 7 [6:58]
8. Chapter 8 [:48]
9. Chapter 9 [8:54]
10. Chapter 10 [6:36]
11. Chapter 11 [7:02]
12. Chapter 12 [5:20]
13. Chapter 13 [3:02]
14. Chapter 14 [4:21]
15. Chapter 15 [7:32]
16. Chapter 16 [5:36]
17. Chapter 17 [1:59]
18. Chapter 18 [3:45]
19. Chapter 19 [5:29]
20. Chapter 20 [4:13]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- One Day
   Play
   Scenes
   Bonus
      Deleted Scenes
      Em and Dex, Through the Years
      Anne Hathaway Bringing Emma to Life
      The Look of One Day
      Feature Commentary with Director Lone Scherfig - On
      Feature Commentary with Director Lone Scherfig - Off
   Setup
      Spoken Language: English 5.1
      Spoken Language: Español 5.1
      Spoken Language: Français 5.1
      Subtitles: English SDH
      Subtitles: Español
      Subtitles: Français
      Subtitles: Off
   Previews
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Customer Reviews

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 13, 2011

    Not worth it

    I recently rented this movie after having read the book. I couldn't put the book down, but it was not the best for making into a film. Save yourself the disappointment and just stick to the book.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted July 6, 2013

    A terrific movie with a wonderful cast! Yes, I read David Nichol

    A terrific movie with a wonderful cast! Yes, I read David Nicholls book, and, yes, it does offer more of Dexter and Emma. In fact, it's a wonderful book. Loved the . . . but wait, this is about the movie, isn't it? I did not have any problems with Anna Hathaway as Emma. She was terrific. Frankly, I can't imagine anyone but Anne in that roll. Jim Sturgess was magnificent as Dexter. He begins as a swaggering young Johnny Depp type and while he sinks into the pits of life, continuing to make the wrong choices, he's growing as a human being. By the end . . . Oh, the end! The end is . . . is . . . tough and yet redeeming. All in all, this is a wonderful film!

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  • Posted March 28, 2012

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    One Day or ONE VERY BAD MOVIE

    Where to start? First I LOVED this book by David Nicholls. I liked the literary conceit of setting the action on the same day with every progressive year. You could fill in the blanks on what had happened and what would likely happen next pretty reliably.I had a very distinct vision of Emma - vaguely dumpy, bookish, a tad plump, an intellectual more concerned with content than style. And then of course the ugly duckling becomes the swan.
    And Dex. Dashing. Adorably bad. Jim Sturgess is perfect.
    But I was quizzical over the casting of Anne Hathaway. I really felt confused. She has such a strong image. At best, she is handsome. But I do not see her as soft and pretty, ever. Sorry! She's bony, angular.I think Emma needs to emerge from her unfocused blurred self and become beautiful in Dex's eyes as he gets to know her better. Somehow we need to see her insecurities wrapped up in her love for this bad boy. In the film we don't. They change her hair, take her glasses away. But we miss the slow evolution of a beautiful inner self coming to the fore.There's nothing tentative about her at all.
    And there is zero chemistry. I found myself watching and simply not carrying about anyone except maybe Ian, played by Rafe Spall, the lousy comic who is love with Emma. I should have cared about Dex' mother, but Patricia Clarkson always seemed like she had a little secret on her mind which didn't fit with the film. Like she wouldn't mind having a go at Jim Sturgess herself.

    On the other hand I did care about the big event. Which I have to admit shook me just as much as it did in the book. Even though I was waiting for it. Even though I knew it was coming, when it was coming, the sudden bluntness of it still caught me and I found myself crying. I don't know if that's Good on David Nicholl's the author, who also wrote the screenplay or Good on Lone Sherfig, the director, or both of them. That scene in any case worked.
    I also wasn't happy with how they aged Dex after that; he looked silly with his floppy dark hair silvered.
    All in all, I was very disappointed. It was a lovely, brilliant book but the film finally, was forgettable. And I do blame the casting. If you don't get that basic fundamental right, if the two leads in a love story have no chemistry, you can forget the rest of it.
    I suggest you do just that. Forget the film. Read the book.

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  • Posted January 7, 2012

    HUGE disappointment

    The previews made it look like a movie I would really enjoy. I am pretty sure it is the worst movie I have ever seen and I am sorry I spent time watching this slow and depressing movie.

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