Contributor(s): Tana, Gabrielle | Kuhn, Michael | Hatcher, Jeffrey | Jensen, Anders Thomas | Dibb, Saul | Knightley, Keira | Fiennes, Ralph | Rampling, Charlotte | Cooper, Dominic | Atwell, Hayley | McBurney, Simon | Portman, Rachel | Foreman, Amanda. Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire | Paramount Vantage | Pathé Distribution Limited | BBC Films | Pathé Renn Production | BIM Distribuzione | Qwerty Films (Firm) | Magnolia Mae Films (Firm) | Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm).Material type: Visual materialPublisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, 2008Edition: Widescreen; enhanced for 16:9 TVs.Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 1415745889; 9781415745885.Subject(s): Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of, 1757-1806 -- Drama | Married women -- England -- Drama | Adultery -- England -- Drama | Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- England -- Drama | Scandals -- England -- Drama | DIGITAL VIDEO DISC
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Based on the book "Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire" by Amanda Foreman.
Special features: How far she went-- making The Duchess; Georgiana in her own words; Costume diary.
Paramount Vantage, Pathé and BBC Films present in association with Pathé Renn Production and BIM Distribuzione ; Qwerty Films ; Magnolia Mae Films ; produced by Gabrielle Tana and Michael Kuhn ; screenplay by Jeffrey Hatcher and Anders Thomas Jensen and Saul Dibb ; directed by Saul Dibb.
Director of photography, Gyula Pados ; editor, Masahiro Hirakubo ; music, Rachel Portman.
Keira Knightley, Ralph Fiennes, Charlotte Rampling, Dominic Cooper, Hayley Atwell, Simon McBurney.
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.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for sexual content, brief nudity and thematic material.
DVD; Dolby Digital.
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.