Hours, The DVD

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An adaptation of the novel by Michael Cunningham this is the story of three women living in different time periods of the Twentieth Century all linked by a work of literature. In 1923 Virginia Woolf starts to write her novel 'Mrs Dalloway' whilst struggling to cope with depression and mental illness. In 1951 Laura Brown a dissatisfied housewife contemplates her own life after reading 'Mrs Dalloway'. In 2000 editor Clarissa Vaughan struggles to look after her ex-lover Richard Brown who is losing his battle with Aids. Richard nicknames her 'Mrs Dalloway'.

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Released
02 May 2011
Directors
Actors
Format
DVD 
Publisher
Optimum Home Entertainment 
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110 minutes 
Features
PAL 
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5055201816825 
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Please note this is a region 2 DVD and will require a region 2 (Europe) or region Free DVD Player in order to play. An adaptation of the novel by Michael Cunningham, this is the story of three women living in different time periods of the Twentieth Century all linked by a work of literature. In 1923 Virginia Woolf starts to write her novel 'Mrs Dalloway' whilst struggling to cope with depression and mental illness. In 1951 Laura Brown, a dissatisfied housewife contemplates her own life after reading 'Mrs Dalloway'. In 2000 editor, Clarissa Vaughan, struggles to look after her ex-lover, Richard Brown, who is losing his battle with Aids. Richard nicknames her 'Mrs Dalloway'. Actors     Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore, John C. Reilly, Claire Danes, Ed Harris, Toni Collette, Jeff Daniels, Stephen Dillane, Alison Janney & Miranda Richardson Director    Stephen Daldry Certificate    12 years and over Year    2002 Screen    Widescreen 1.85:1 Anamorphic Languages    English - Dolby Digital (5.1) Additional Languages    Italian Subtitles    English ; English for the hearing impaired ; Italian Duration    1 hour and 50 minutes (approx)

The tale of three women linked by the Virginia Woolf novel, Mrs. Dalloway. Nicole Kidman won the Best Actress Oscar for her performance as the novelist battling insanity. Julianne Moore also stars as a Los Angeles housewife reading the novel and Meryl Streep plays a modern-day version of Mrs. Dalloway.