The Line of Beauty

Overview

Award-winning screenwriter Andrew Davies adapts author Allan Hollinghurst's Booker Prize-winning novel for the screen with this three-part saga of love, sex, class, and money set against the backdrop of the Thatcher era. As the conservative government rises to power in the turbulent 1980s and four years of tragedy and transformation are set into motion, a young gay male living in Britain experiences everything from the ecstasy of falling in love to the agony of the emerging AIDS...
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Overview

Award-winning screenwriter Andrew Davies adapts author Allan Hollinghurst's Booker Prize-winning novel for the screen with this three-part saga of love, sex, class, and money set against the backdrop of the Thatcher era. As the conservative government rises to power in the turbulent 1980s and four years of tragedy and transformation are set into motion, a young gay male living in Britain experiences everything from the ecstasy of falling in love to the agony of the emerging AIDS epidemic.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/17/2006
  • UPC: 794051267320
  • Original Release: 2006
  • Rating:

  • Source: Bbc Warner
  • Region Code: 1
  • Time: 2:57:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 17,219

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Dan Stevens Nick Guest
Tim McInnerny Gerald Fedden
Alice Krige Rachel Fedden
Hayley Atwell Cat Fedden
Alex Wyndham Wani Ouradi
Oliver Coleman Toby Fedden
Don Gilet Leo Charles
Caroline Blakiston
John Standing
Richard Lintern
Christopher Fairbank
Carmen Du Sautoy
Nikki Amuka-Bird
Nikka Amuka-Bird
Floella Benjamin
Joseph Morgan
Lydia Leonard
Kenneth Cranham
Elize DuToit
Barbara Flynn
Jake Broder
Technical Credits
Saul Dibb Director
Melanie Allen Production Designer
Andrea Caothupe Art Director
Lydia Currie Asst. Director
Andrew Davies Screenwriter
Jack Gillies Sound/Sound Designer
Kate Rhodes James Casting
James Keast Costumes/Costume Designer
Kate Lewis Producer
David Odd Cinematographer
Martin Phipps Score Composer
Tania Reddin Editor
Hilary Salmon Producer
Christine Walmesley-Cotham Makeup
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Line of Beauty
1. Chapter 1 [8:35]
2. Chapter 2 [4:30]
3. Chapter 3 [8:10]
4. Chapter 4 [7:42]
5. Chapter 5 [7:44]
6. Chapter 6 [4:44]
7. Chapter 7 [8:31]
8. Chapter 8 [8:31]
1. Chapter 1 [9:16]
2. Chapter 2 [4:57]
3. Chapter 3 [3:59]
4. Chapter 4 [7:33]
5. Chapter 5 [10:49]
6. Chapter 6 [7:03]
7. Chapter 7 [5:47]
8. Chapter 8 [8:44]
1. Chapter 1 [9:34]
2. Chapter 2 [7:24]
3. Chapter 3 [5:28]
4. Chapter 4 [6:29]
5. Chapter 5 [7:16]
6. Chapter 6 [8:09]
7. Chapter 7 [5:29]
8. Chapter 8 [8:02]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Line of Beauty
   Play All
   Episode Index
      Episode 1: The Love Chord
      Episode 2: To Whom Do You Beautifully Belong?
      Episode 3: The End of the Street
   Subtitles: On
   Subtitles: Off
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