The Portrait of a Lady

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  • PG-13
  • Genre(s): Drama Romance
  • Release year: 1996
  • Running time: 144 min
An intelligent, strong-willed young American woman, living abroad, becomes entangled in a web of deceit, marrying an unscrupulous and mysterious man, in this visually stunning adaptation of Henry James' classic novel.

An intelligent, strong-willed young American woman, living abroad, becomes entangled in a web of deceit, marrying an unscrupulous and mysterious man, in this visually stunning adaptation of Henry James' classic novel.

Original Release

10/18/1996

US Release

12/24/1996

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Cast

Barbara Hershey Madame Serena Merle
John Malkovich Gilbert Osmond
Nicole Kidman Isabel Archer
Shelley Duvall Countess Gemini
Mary-Louise Parker Henrietta Stackpole
Christian Bale Edward Rosier
Shelley Winters Mrs. Touchett
Richard E. Grant Lord Warburton
John Gielgud Mr. Touchett
Viggo Mortensen Caspar Goodwood
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Jane Campion

Writers

Henry James, Laura Jones

Cast

Barbara Hershey Madame Serena Merle
John Malkovich Gilbert Osmond
Nicole Kidman Isabel Archer
Shelley Duvall Countess Gemini
Mary-Louise Parker Henrietta Stackpole
Christian Bale Edward Rosier
Shelley Winters Mrs. Touchett
Richard E. Grant Lord Warburton
John Gielgud Mr. Touchett
Viggo Mortensen Caspar Goodwood
Roger Ashton-Griffiths Bob Bantling
Valentina Cervi Pansy Osmond
Catherine Zago Mother Superior
Alessandra Vanzi Nun #2
Amy Lindsay Miss Molyneux #1
Katherine Anne Porter Miss Molyneux #2
Eddy Seager Strongman's Spruiker
Pat Roach Strongman
Emanuele Carucci Viterbi Roccanera Butler
Francesca Bartellini Isabel's Maid

Producers

Editors

Veronika Jenet

1997 Oscar Best Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated
1997 Oscar Best Costume Design Nominated
1997 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
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