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Title The duchess [(Blu-ray) videorecording] / Paramount Vantage, Pathé and BBC Films present ; in association with Pathé Renn Production and BIM Distribuzione ; a Qwerty Films, Magnolia Mae Films production ; produced by Gabrielle Tana, Michael Kuhn ; screenplay by Jeffrey Hatcher and Anders Thomas Jensen and Saul Dibb ; directed by Saul Dibb.

Edition [Blu-ray version].
Publication Info. Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2008]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Blu-ray Fiction  F DUC    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details Blue-ray, 1080p High Definition; 5.1 Dolby TrueHD in English, 5.1 Dolby Digital in French or Spanish.
This Blue-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players.
System requirements: Blu-ray optical disc player and HD TV.
Language Soundtrack in English, French, or Spanish; subtitles in English, French, Portuguese, or Spanish.
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note Title and credits from container.
Based on the book "Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire" by Amanda Foreman.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008.
Includes special features: How far she went--making of The Duchess HD ; Georgiana in her own words HD, costume diary HD, and more.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Cast Keira Knightley, Ralph Fiennes, Charlotte Rampling, Dominic Cooper, Hayley Atwell, Simon McBurney.
Credits Director of photography, Gyula Pados ; editor, Masahiro Hirakubo ; music by Rachel Portman.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for sexual content, brief nudity and thematic material.
Canadian home video rating: 14A for sexual violence and mature theme.
Summary 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.
Subject Devonshire, Georgiana Spencer Cavendish, Duchess of, 1757-1806 -- Drama.
Married women -- England -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Adultery -- England -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- England -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Scandals -- England -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Blu-ray discs.
Local Subject ACADEMY AWARD WINNERS, 2008.
Genre Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Knightley, Keira, 1985-
Fiennes, Ralph.
Rampling, Charlotte, 1946-
Cooper, Dominic, 1978-
Tana, Gabrielle.
Kuhn, Michael, 1949-
Hatcher, Jeffrey, 1957-
Jensen, Anders Thomas, 1972-
Dibb, Saul.
Foreman, Amanda, 1968- Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Paramount Vantage.
Pathé Distribution Limited.
BBC Films.
Pathé Renn Production.
BIM Distribuzione.
Qwerty Films (Firm)
Magnolia Mae Films (Firm)
ISBN 141574646X
Standard No. 097361400747
Music No. 14007 Paramount Home Entertainment
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