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Enchanted April [videodisc] / a BBC Films production in association with Miramax Films and Greenpoint Films ; producer, Ann Scott ; screenplay by Peter Barnes ; directed by Mike Newell.

Contributor Scott, Ann.

Published:Burbank, Calif. : Miramax Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2009]

SummaryLondon, the 1920s. Lottie and Rose are two married women who share the misery of empty marriages and decide to rent an Italian castle for the spring to get away. In order to save money, they advertise for two other women to join them. Mrs. Fisher is an elderly widow is struggling with a lonely and regimented existence. She jumps at the chance to join the vacation. Lady Caroline Dester is a gorgeous flapper who has been grabbed one too many times and believes that she is sick of men. They arrive in San Salvatore. The seaside Italian castle is drenched in wisteria and sunshine. The women find themselves in a transformative beauty so enchanting that they experience changes in themselves they never thought possible.

Description1 videodisc (ca. 93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

NoteBased on the novel by Elizabeth von Arnim.

NoteOriginally produced as a motion picture in 1992.

NoteSpecial features: Audio commentary with filmmakers.

NotePhotography, Rex Maidment ; music, Richard Rodney Bennett ; editor, Dick Allen.

NoteMiranda Richardson, Josie Lawrence, Polly Walker, Joan Plowright, Alfred Molina, Michael Kitchen, Jim Broadbent.

AudienceMPAA rating: PG; for some mild language.



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Scott, Ann.
Barnes, Peter, 1931-2004.
Newell, Mike, 1942-
Richardson, Miranda.
Lawrence, Josie.
Walker, Polly.
Plowright, Joan.
Molina, Alfred, 1953-
Kitchen, Michael, 1948-
Broadbent, Jim.
Bennett, Richard Rodney.
Von Arnim, Elizabeth, 1866-1941. Enchanted April.
BBC Films.
Greenpoint Films.
Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Miramax award-winning collection
Subject: Personal Name
Von Arnim, Elizabeth, 1866-1941 -- Film adaptations.
Married women -- Drama.
Widows -- Drama.
Women -- Conduct of life -- Drama.
Vacations -- Drama.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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