Lucy Honeychurch (Helena Bonham Carter), a young English girl from a good family, stays in Florence, chaperoned by her old cousin Charlotte Bartlett (Maggie Smith). When Lucy falls in love with George Emerson (Julian Sands), son of a house on the fringes of the traditional bourgeoisie, family rigor hardens. Charlotte takes the initiative of a hasty return to London to break this budding love. But chance, or fate, brings the Emersons to the neighborhood...
➤ ORIGINAL VERSION SUBTITLED FRENCH DTS-HD MASTER AUDIO 5.1 ➤ FRENCH VERSION DTS-HD MASTER AUDIO 2.0 ➤ IMAGE SIZE: 2.35 | COLORS |116 MINUTES
➤ A DESPICABLE CHARACTER, INTERVIEW WITH DANIEL DAY-LEWIS (4') ➤ AN INCREDIBLE SUCCESS (3') ➤ PORTRAIT OF EM FORSTER (26')
BACK TO HOWARDS END
English society at the turn of the 20th century finely sketched by James Ivory
Despite the conveniences of Victorian England, Margaret (Emma Thompson) and Helen Schlegel (Helena Bonham Carter), freethinking and single sisters, associate with intellectuals and rub shoulders with families from all social classes. When their friend Mrs. Wilcox (Vanessa Redgrave) dies, she bequeaths Margaret her country house: “Howards End”. The Wilcoxes, arrogant new rich, make the will disappear...
➤ ORIGINAL VERSION SUBTITLED FRENCH DTS-HD MASTER AUDIO 5.1 ➤ FRENCH VERSION DTS-HD MASTER AUDIO 2.0 ➤ IMAGE SIZE: 1.77 | COLORS |142 MINUTES
➤ THE GENESIS OF THE FILM, INTERVIEW WITH JAMES IVORY AND ISMAIL MERCHANT (20') ➤ TWO DESIGNERS, MEETING WITH JENNY BEAVAN (COSTUMES) AND LUCIANA ARRIGHI (SETS) (20') ➤ FINDING AN ATMOSPHERE, INTERVIEW ILLUSTRATED WITH MANY SKETCHES OF PRODUCTION PREPARATION (8')