Iris
(DVD R-rated)

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Format
DVD R-rated
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (91 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
ISBN
0788834576
UPC
786936178272

Notes

General Note
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.
General Note
Special features: a look at "Iris"; a special message from David Hyde Pierce; Alzheimer's Association honors "Iris" and Jim Broadbent.
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.
Participants/Performers
Judi Dench, Jim Broadbent, Kate Winslet, Hugh Bonneville, Penelope Wilton.
Description
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.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R.
Additional Physical Form
Also issued on VHS.
System Details
DVD.
Language
Includes French dubbed version. Closed-captioned.
Awards
Academy Awards, USA, 2002: Oscar - Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Jim Broadbent)
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APA Citation (style guide)

Rudin, S., Eyre, R., Osgood, C., Dench, J., Broadbent, J., Winslet, K., Bonneville, H., Wilton, P., Pratt, R., Walsh, M., Horner, J., Myers, R., Jackson, G., Bayley, J., & Fox, R. (20022001). Iris. Burbank, Calif.: Miramax Home Entertainment : distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Scott Rudin et al.. 20022001. Iris. Burbank, Calif.: Miramax Home Entertainment : distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Scott Rudin et al., Iris. Burbank, Calif.: Miramax Home Entertainment : distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 20022001.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Rudin, Scott, et al. Iris. Burbank, Calif.: Miramax Home Entertainment : distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 20022001.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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