Wilde

Wilde

Director: Brian Gilbert Cast: Stephen Fry, Jude Law, Vanessa Redgrave

DVD (Wide Screen)

Product Details

Release Date: 03/19/2002
UPC: 0043396022973
Original Release: 1997
Rating: R
Source: Sony Pictures
Region Code: 1
Presentation: [Wide Screen]
Sound: [Dolby Digital Surround]
Time: 1:57:00

Special Features

Digitally mastered audio and anamorphic video; Widescreen presentation; Audio: English (Dolby Surround); Subtitles: English; Audio commentary with the filmmakers; Original featurette: "Simply Wilde"; New, exclusive to DVD featurette: "Still Wild About Wilde"; DVD-ROM: the complete content of the Official Wilde Website; Photo montage; Theatrical trailers; Filmographies; Interactive menus; Scene selections; Production notes

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Stephen Fry Oscar Wilde
Jude Law Lord Alfred Douglas
Vanessa Redgrave Wilde's Mother
Jennifer Ehle Constance Lloyd
Gemma Jones Lady Queensberry
Tom Wilkinson Marquess of Queensberry
Judy Parfitt Lady Mount-Temple
Michael Sheen Robbie Ross
Zoë Wanamaker Ada
Ioan Gruffudd John Gray

Technical Credits
Brian Gilbert Director
Sarah Bird Casting
Michael Bradsell Editor
Maria Djurkovic Production Designer
Nic Ede Costumes/Costume Designer
Martin Fuhrer Cinematographer
Alex Graham Executive Producer
Jim Greenhorn Sound/Sound Designer
Cordelia Hardy Asst. Director
Alan Howden Executive Producer
Martyn John Art Director
Julian Mitchell Screenwriter
Deborah Raffin Executive Producer
Marc Samuelson Producer
Peter Samuelson Producer
Michael Viner Executive Producer
Debbie Wiseman Score Composer
Michiyo Yoshizaki Executive Producer

Scene Index

Side #1 --
0. Scene Selections
1. Start [4:52]
2. The Notorious Oscar Wilde [3:56]
3. Robbie Ross [3:42]
4. A Young Man's Affections [3:23]
5. Dinner Excuse [6:44]
6. "Lady Windermere's Fan" [1:11]
7. Lord Alfred Douglas [3:37]
8. Blackmailed [1:18]
9. Perfect in Every Way [1:16]
10. Smitten [1:17]
11. Oscar & His Boy [7:12]
12. The Spice of Life [4:09]
13. Sick of the Country [6:02]
14. Bosie Returns [:34]
15. The Marquess of Queensberry [4:34]
16. "You'll Cease to See Wilde." [3:24]
17. A Blocked-Up Nose [2:47]
18. Utterly Distraught [5:21]
19. "I Must Ask You to Leave." [2:09]
20. "You're a Bugger!" [3:10]
21. "The Importance of Being Earnest" [2:18]
22. Libel [3:53]
23. Wilde Testifies [4:20]
24. Natural vs. Unnatural Love [10:50]
25. Convicted & Sentenced [3:16]
26. Two Years Imprisonment [1:35]
27. Nothing Left [9:20]
28. Deciding to See Bosie Again [1:13]

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Wilde 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
TerreSpencer More than 1 year ago
A well-acted and staged biography of the Irish writer, Oscar Wilde, who is now more remembered for his acerbic one-liners than his whole works and life. The movie is also a powerful reminder that just 100 years ago men were tried and sentenced for being gay. It is impossible to reduce a life like Wilde's to a movie-length story. By honing in the later years of his life, much was told without dramatization. THe costumes and stage sets were very well done, the acting was impeccable and Wilde's complicated nature deserves more screen time in more movies. Nearly 120 years ago, Wilde's Dorian Gray captured vampiric narcissism with panache. His work and life remains vital even now. I was left with questions and wanting more and that is exactly how Wilde would have written his life. Or, in his own words: "The truth is rarely pure and never simple."
WhiteFlowerLei76 More than 1 year ago
I saw this film when it was released and I was amazed that it was ignored when awards season rolled around. The performances in this film are first rate and the film is terrific. This is a must have for any serious film fanatic such as myself who appreciates high quality LGBTQ cinema!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago