The importance of being Earnest

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Miramax Home Entertainment ;
Pub. Date:
c2002.
Edition:
Widescreen version (2.35:1)
Language:
English
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Algernon is a gentlemen from a wealthy family. Algernon's close friend Jack, has a ward, Cecily. Both Algernon and Jack have created alter egos to make life more interesting. Algernon arrives for a weekend visit in the country posing as Earnest. Having heard of Earnest's misadventures, Cicely has developed an infatuation with the rogue, and Algernon's impersonation of him works famously on Cicely. Meanwhile, Algernon's cousin, Gwendolyn, arrives for the weekend, and is startled to discover Jack is also there -- except that she knows him as bad-boy Earnest. So just who really is who?
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Bensley, Guy.
Dench, Judi, 1934-
Everett, Rupert.
Firth, Colin, 1960-
Fox, Edward, 1937-
Massey, Anna.
Millenotti, Maurizio, 1946-
Mole, Charlie.
O'Connor, Frances, 1970-
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Pierce-Roberts, Tony.
Thompson, Barnaby.
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900.
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Newmarket Capital Group LP.
O'Connor, Frances,1970-
Parker, Oliver.
Pierce-Roberts, Tony.
Thompson, Barnaby.
Wilde, Oscar,1854-1900.Importance of being earnest.
Wilkinson, Tom,1948-
Witherspoon, Reese,1976-
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subject_facet Aristocracy (Social class) -- Drama
Feature films
Man-woman relationships -- Drama
Social norms -- Drama
Video recording for the hearing impaired
title_display The importance of being Earnest
title_full The importance of being Earnest [videorecording] / Miramax Films & Ealing Studios present in association with Film Council & Newmarket Capital Group, a Fragile Film ; producer, Barnaby Thompson ; screenplay writer, Oliver Parker ; director, Oliver Parker
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