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 2 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 2 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 2 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 4 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 4 months ago by L. Reddoch-Quist
I bought this as a gift for my mom. She hasn't watched it yet so I don't know what to review. It arrived very quickly though.Published 6 months ago by Krista G. Ruetmann