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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.

DVD DVD ([2002], c2001.)
Description: 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Miramax Home Entertainment : distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2002], c2001.
4 of 4 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 1 copy available at Gloucester.
0 current holds with 4 total copies.
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Gloucester Adult DVDs DVD/DRAMA/ Iris (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 0788834576
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
General Note: Academy Awards, USA, 2002: Oscar - Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Jim Broadbent)
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Includes French dubbed version.
Special features: a look at "Iris"; a special message from David Hyde Pierce; Alzheimer's Association honors "Iris" and Jim Broadbent.
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.
Creation/Production Credits: Director of photography, Roger Pratt ; editor, Martin Walsh ; music composed & conducted by James Horner ; costume designer, Ruth Myers ; production designer, Gemma Jackson.
Participant or Performer: Judi Dench, Jim Broadbent, Kate Winslet, Hugh Bonneville, Penelope Wilton.
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.
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MPAA rating: R.
Additional Physical Form available:
Also issued on VHS.
System Details:
Includes French dubbed version.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Academy Awards, USA, 2002: Oscar - Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Jim Broadbent)
Authors: Fox, Robert. (Added Author). Rudin, Scott, 1958- (Added Author). Eyre, Richard, 1943- (Added Author). Wood, Charles, 1932- (Added Author). Dench, Judi, 1934- (Added Author). Broadbent, Jim. (Added Author). Winslet, Kate. (Added Author). Bonneville, Hugh. (Added Author). Wilton, Penelope. (Added Author). Pratt, Roger. (Added Author). Walsh, Martin. (Added Author). Horner, James. (Added Author). Myers, Ruth. (Added Author). Jackson, Gemma. (Added Author). Bayley, John 1925- (Added Author). Miramax Films. (Added Author). BBC Films. (Added Author). Intermedia Films. (Added Author). Mirage Enterprises. (Added Author).
Citation: Fox, Robert. "Iris." Burbank, Calif. : Miramax Home Entertainment : 2002, 2001.
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