Vanity Fair 2004
Amazon Instant Video
|Starring||Gabriel Byrne, Angelica Mandy|
|Supporting actors||Roger Lloyd Pack, Ruth Sheen, Kate Fleetwood, Reese Witherspoon, Lillete Dubey, Romola Garai, Tony Maudsley, Deborah Findlay, John Franklyn-Robbins, Paul Bazely, Rhys Ifans, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Charlie Beall, David Sterne, Bob Hoskins, Douglas Hodge, Meg Wynn Owen, Georgina Edmonds|
|MPAA rating||PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||24 hour viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
You can almost see the writer saying "Oh right, they get together in the end - how am I going to squeeze that in! Let's do that here."
A story based upon Becky Sharp, but not "Vanity Fair" itself would have proven a better film had Nair chosen to honor the 'spirit' she found in the written novel.
Not even the ridiculous oriental dance scene starring Becky, which shows a complete lack of understanding of early 19th century mores, can change that.
If you've read Vanity Fair and enjoyed its world-within-a-novel complexity, its archly ironic tone, its depth of characterization, its brilliant evocation of a long ago era that's... Read morePublished 25 days ago by Michael Birman
I like era/period movies of this sort. And this did not disappoint. Somewhat predictable, as these movies usually are, but Reece Witherspoon is delightful and the costumes and... Read morePublished 26 days ago by Bernadette B Brooks
entertaining satire excellently done. . .
Excellent casting, marvelous scenery--the producers spared no cost to make this an authentic reconstruction of 19th-century... Read more
I Really love this film It is very unique with the costumes and the cast Fabulous.Published 3 months ago by Kate
A hit to me. Loved Reese Witherspoon as Becky and the music score is amazing. I'm in love with this period and the visual aspect so I was appealed to that. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Jo
I liked it; costumes, etc., plus I love this era; the story was so good but then sort of fell apart at the last 20 minutes and got weird...oh well. I was still entertainedPublished 5 months ago by Sweet T
I don't really have much to say about this film. Pretty costumes...but characters were underdeveloped and it was just a speed run through a complex story. Really disappointed.Published 5 months ago by L. Reddoch-Quist