The Resource Le divorce, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Merchant Ivory/Radar Picture production ; producers, Michael Schiffer, Ismail Merchant ; screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabrala & James Ivory ; directed by James Ivory, (videorecording)

Le divorce, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Merchant Ivory/Radar Picture production ; producers, Michael Schiffer, Ismail Merchant ; screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabrala & James Ivory ; directed by James Ivory, (videorecording)

Label
Le divorce
Title
Le divorce
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Merchant Ivory/Radar Picture production ; producers, Michael Schiffer, Ismail Merchant ; screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabrala & James Ivory ; directed by James Ivory
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When Isabel Walker receives word that her pregnant stepsister Roxy has been left by her philandering French husband, artist Charles-Henri de Persand, Isabel travels to Paris to offer her help and moral support. Together, the two young women hit the party scene, living it up with the locals and American expatriates. Eventually, Isabel unexpectedly begins an affair with a septuagenarian Frenchman
Awards note
Venice Film Festival, 2003: Wella Prize (Naomi Watts and James Ivory).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Pierre Lhomme ; editor, John David Allen ; music, Richard Robbins ; costume designer, Carol Ramsey ; production designer, Frédéric Bénard
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for mature thematic elements and sexual content
Language note
English and French dialogue, English subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Kate Hudson, Naomi Watts, Jean-Marc Barr, Leslie Caron, Stockard Channing, Glenn Close, Romain Duris, Stephen Fry, Samuel Labarthe, Thomas Lennon, Thierry Lhermitte
Runtime
117
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Le divorce, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Merchant Ivory/Radar Picture production ; producers, Michael Schiffer, Ismail Merchant ; screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabrala & James Ivory ; directed by James Ivory, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Based on the novel by Diane Johnson
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm53816198
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (117 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
024543104049
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2220404
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
a660088
System details
VHS; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Le divorce, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Merchant Ivory/Radar Picture production ; producers, Michael Schiffer, Ismail Merchant ; screenplay by Ruth Prawer Jhabrala & James Ivory ; directed by James Ivory, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Based on the novel by Diane Johnson
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm53816198
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (117 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
024543104049
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2220404
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
a660088
System details
VHS; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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