Madame Bovary (2000)
Gustave Flaubert's infamous novel is brought to life in this lush BBC production. Frances O'Connor stars as Emma Bovary, a young 19th-century French woman who's grown bored with her passionless marriage to a devoted doctor. Her desire to find love with another leads to several ill-fated affairs and ultimately sows the seeds of her own destruction. Hugh Bonneville, Eileen Atkins, Hugh Dancy also star. 158 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English (SDH).
- Tim Fywell
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Frances O'Connor, Hugh Bonneville, Greg Wise, Keith Barron, Eileen Atkins, Hugh Dancy, Barbara Jefford, David Troughton, Jenny Howe, Trevor Peacock, Marian Diamond, Joe Mcgann, Adam Cooper, Willie Ross, Mary MacLeod, Stanley Lebor, Phillip Manikum, Jessica Oyelowo, Claire Hackett, Joe Roberts, Thomas Wheatley, Desmond Barrit, Roy Macready, Russell Baker