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The Resource Iris, Miramax Films, BBC Films, Intermedia Films present ; a Mirage Enterprises, Robert Fox, Scott Rudin production of a Richard Eyre film ; producers, Robert Fox, Scott Rudin ; writers, Richard Eyre, Charles Wood ; director, Richard Eyre, (videorecording DVD)

Iris, Miramax Films, BBC Films, Intermedia Films present ; a Mirage Enterprises, Robert Fox, Scott Rudin production of a Richard Eyre film ; producers, Robert Fox, Scott Rudin ; writers, Richard Eyre, Charles Wood ; director, Richard Eyre, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Iris
Title
Iris
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films, BBC Films, Intermedia Films present ; a Mirage Enterprises, Robert Fox, Scott Rudin production of a Richard Eyre film ; producers, Robert Fox, Scott Rudin ; writers, Richard Eyre, Charles Wood ; director, Richard Eyre
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Adapted from the memoirs of literary critic John Bayley, the film recounts his courtship of and long marriage to British novelist Iris Murdoch. The scenario tacks back and forth from the young Iris--ready to seduce one and all with her coy command of words and sex appeal--to the elder Iris--slowly giving way to the cruel erasure of Alzheimer's
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Awards note
Academy Awards, USA, 2002: Oscar - Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Jim Broadbent)
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
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Iris (Motion picture : 2001)
Credits note
Director of photography, Roger Pratt ; editor, Martin Walsh ; music composed & conducted by James Horner ; costume designer, Ruth Myers ; production designer, Gemma Jackson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Judi Dench, Jim Broadbent, Kate Winslet, Hugh Bonneville, Penelope Wilton
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1934-
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  • Dench, Judi
  • Broadbent, Jim
  • Winslet, Kate
  • Bonneville, Hugh
Runtime
91
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  • Murdoch, Iris
  • Bayley, John
  • Women novelists, English
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Iris, Miramax Films, BBC Films, Intermedia Films present ; a Mirage Enterprises, Robert Fox, Scott Rudin production of a Richard Eyre film ; producers, Robert Fox, Scott Rudin ; writers, Richard Eyre, Charles Wood ; director, Richard Eyre, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2001
  • Based on the books Iris : a memoir and elegy for Iris, and, Iris and her friends : a memoir of memory and desire by John Bayley
  • Special features: a look at "Iris" ; a special message from David Hyde Pierce ; Alzheimer's Association honors "Iris" and Jim Broadbent
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 91 min.)
Isbn
9780788834578
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936178272
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
25749
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm50437495
  • 549800
  • (OCoLC)50437495
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Iris, Miramax Films, BBC Films, Intermedia Films present ; a Mirage Enterprises, Robert Fox, Scott Rudin production of a Richard Eyre film ; producers, Robert Fox, Scott Rudin ; writers, Richard Eyre, Charles Wood ; director, Richard Eyre, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2001
  • Based on the books Iris : a memoir and elegy for Iris, and, Iris and her friends : a memoir of memory and desire by John Bayley
  • Special features: a look at "Iris" ; a special message from David Hyde Pierce ; Alzheimer's Association honors "Iris" and Jim Broadbent
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 91 min.)
Isbn
9780788834578
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936178272
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
25749
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm50437495
  • 549800
  • (OCoLC)50437495
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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