The duchess
Blu-ray
2008
1 available of 1 items

Chronicles the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire. She was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life. She was a vibrant beauty and celebrity of her time. Georgiana is trapped in an unhappy marital triangle with her husband and his live-in mistress. She falls passionately in love with Earl Grey, an ambitious young politician, and the affair causes a bitter conflict with her husband and threatens to erupt into a scandal. Now she must face an agonizing choice between her hopeless but passionate love affair or her responsibilities as a duchess.

Item Details
Subjects:
Adultery -- England -- Drama.
Cavendish, Georgiana Spencer, Duchess of Devonshire, 1757-1806 -- Drama.
Married women -- England -- Drama.
Scandals -- England -- Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- England -- Drama.
Genre:
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
BBC Films.
BIM Distribuzione.
Cooper, Dominic, 1978-
Dibb, Saul.
Fiennes, Ralph.
Foreman, Amanda, 1968- Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire.
Hatcher, Jeffrey, 1957-
Jensen, Anders Thomas, 1972-
Knightley, Keira, 1985-
Kuhn, Michael, 1949-
Magnolia Mae Films (Firm)
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Paramount Vantage.
Pathé Distribution Limited.
Pathé Renn Production.
Qwerty Films (Firm)
Rampling, Charlotte, 1946-
Tana, Gabrielle.
ISBN:
9781415746462
Description:
1 Blu-ray disc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA: PG-13; for sexual content, brief nudity and thematic material.
CHVR: 14A for sexual violence and mature theme.
Notes:
Title and credits from container.
Based on the book "Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire" by Amanda Foreman.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008.
Includes special features.
Director of photography, Gyula Pados ; editor, Masahiro Hirakubo ; music by Rachel Portman.
Keira Knightley, Ralph Fiennes, Charlotte Rampling, Dominic Cooper, Hayley Atwell, Simon McBurney.
Blu-ray, 1080p High Definition; 5.1 Dolby TrueHD in English, 5.1 Dolby Digital in French or Spanish.
This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players.
Soundtrack in English, French, or Spanish; subtitles in English, French, Portuguese, or Spanish.
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
14007
Link to PAC
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