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Uniform Title Dangerous liaisons (Motion picture)
Title Dangerous liaisons [videorecording] / Warner Bros. presents a Lorimar Film Entertainment picture ; an NFH Limited production ; directed by Stephen Frears ; produced by Norma Heyman and Hank Moonjean ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton.
Published Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, 1997.
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 Media - Circulating DVDs  PN1997 .D313 1997    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Director of photography, Philippe Rousselot ; editor, Mick Audsley ; music, George Fenton.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1988.
Based on the play by Christopher Hampton ; adapted from the novel Les liaisons dangereuses / by Choderlos De Laclos.
System Reqs DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital; full screen and widescreen presentations.
Cast Glenn Close, John Malkovich, Michelle Pfeiffer, Swoosie Kurtz, Keanu Reeves, Mildred Natwick, Uma Thurman.
Summary Set in 18th century France, this is the story of two bored aristocrats and the havoc they wreak when they play dangerous games with people's lives. The beautiful widow Merteuil challenges rakish Valmont to seduce a virtuous young married woman, never suspecting that he would violate his personal credo and fall in love.
Audience Rated R.
Awards Academy Awards, 1988: Best Writing (Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium) (Christopher Hampton); Best Art Direction (Art Direction: Stuart Craig; Set Decoration: Gerard James); Best Costume Design (James Acheson).
Language English or dubbed French; optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject Nobility -- France -- History -- 18th century -- Drama.
Genre Romance films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Related Names Close, Glenn, 1947- Actor.
Malkovich, John, Actor.
Pfeiffer, Michelle, 1957- Actor.
Kurtz, Swoosie, Actor.
Reeves, Keanu, Actor.
Natwick, Mildred, 1905-1994, Actor.
Thurman, Uma, Actor.
Frears, Stephen, Director.
Heyman, Norma, Producer.
Moonjean, Hank, 1935- Producer.
Rousselot, Philippe, 1945- Film editor.
Audsley, Mick, Film editor.
Fenton, George, Composer.
Hampton, Christopher, 1946- Dangerous liaisons.
Laclos, Choderlos de, 1741-1803. Liaisons dangereuses.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Lorimar Film Entertainment.
NFH Limited.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0790732777
9780790732770
Standard # 085391187226
Publisher # 11872 Warner Home Video
OCLC number 43938349