Importance of Being Earnest, The (2002)
Importance of Being Earnest, The (2002) Genre(s): Comedy | Romance

Directed by: Oliver Parker

Starring: Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, Frances O'Connor, Reese Witherspoon, Judi Dench, Tom Wilkinson, Anna Massey, Edward Fox, Patrick Godfrey, Charles Kay

Synopsis: Shakespeare said, “What's in a name?” Oscar Wilde said, “Apparently, everything.”


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Reviews
Ripley's movie review

The costumes and settings were gorgeous, Dench was flawless, and Witherspoon was charming. It was funny but, occasionally, the exchanges between Everett and Firth fell a bit flat and Wilde's biting wit was lost. Good movie but not quite as good as it could have been.

Added 28 August 2004 at 2:27 AM
Newt's movie review

I thoroughly enjoyed the witty exchanges between Firth and Everett and I thought Witherspoon carried off her part quite well. Dench was her usual amazing self. Wilde's humour was quick and fun and I really enjoyed it.

Added 29 August 2004 at 4:30 PM


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