The Importance of Being Earnest (2002)


Two young gentlemen living in 1890s England use the same pseudonym ("Ernest") on the sly, which is fine until they both fall in love with women using that name, which leads to a comedy of mistaken identities...

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Movie Score: 6.9/10 from 212 votes
Release Date: 2002-05-17
Status: Released
Run time: 97 min / 1:37
Production Studio : Ealing Studios
Production Countries: France, United Kingdom, United States of America
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The Importance of Being Earnest Casts

Rupert Everett
as Algernon Moncrieff („Algy“)
Colin Firth
as John Worthing („Jack“)
Reese Witherspoon
as Cecily
Judi Dench
as Lady Bracknell
Tom Wilkinson
as Dr. Chasuble
Frances O'Connor
as Gwendolen Fairfax
Anna Massey
as Miss Laetitia Prism
Edward Fox
as Lane
Patrick Godfrey
as Merriman
Charles Kay
as Gribsby
Marsha Fitzalan
as Dowager

The Importance of Being Earnest Crew

Directing Oliver Parker Director
Writing Oscar Wilde Theatre Play
Production Uri Fruchtmann Executive Producer
Production Barnaby Thompson Producer
Sound Charlie Mole Original Music Composer
Camera Tony Pierce-Roberts Director of Photography
Editing Guy Bensley Editor
Writing Oliver Parker Screenplay