The importance of being Earnest
DVD - 2002
Algernon is a gentlemen from a wealthy family. Algernon's close friend Jack, has a ward, Cecily. Both Algernon and Jack have created alter egos to make life more interesting. Algernon arrives for a weekend visit in the country posing as Earnest. Having heard of Earnest's misadventures, Cicely has developed an infatuation with the rogue, and Algernon's impersonation of him works famously on Cicely. Meanwhile, Algernon's cousin, Gwendolyn, arrives for the weekend, and is startl...ed to discover Jack is also there -- except that she knows him as bad-boy Earnest. So just who really is who?
- Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
[United States] : Burbank, Calif. :
Miramax Home Entertainment ; distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment
- Item Description
- Based on the play by Oscar Wilde.
Special features: feature commentary; the making-of "The importance of being Earnest"; behind the scenes featurette.
- Physical Description
- 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
- 5.1 Dolby digital, Region 1.
- MPAA rating: PG; for mild sensuality.
- Production Credits
- Director of photography, Tony Pierce-Roberts ; editor, Guy Bensley ; music, Charlie Mole.
- Other Authors