- Rated: R
- Run Time: 1 hours, 26 minutes
- Video: Color
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: February 21, 2006
- Originally Released: 2005
- Label: 20th Century Fox
Packaging: Keep Case
- Dolby Surround 5.1 - English
- Dolby Surround - French
- Subtitles - English, Spanish - Optional
Additional Release Material:
- Audio Commentary - Julian Fellowes - Writer/Director
Side A: Full Frame Feature
Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
Side B: Widescreen Feature
Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 2.35
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Rolling Stone - 09/22/2005
3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[S]creenwriter Julian Fellowes makes a splendid debut as a director with this mesmerizing look at sex, lies and infidelity among the British upper crust."
Entertainment Weekly - 09/23/2005
"[I]t's Wilkinson who embodies everything unexpectedly passionate and actually human about this very particular, very entangled drama. " -- Grade: A-
USA Today - 10/14/2005
"[A] fascinating tale of lies fueled by quiet desperation. The dialogue is superb, the direction by novelist and GOSFORD PARK screenwriter Julian Fellowes is intelligent and nuanced, and the performances are hauntingly evocative."
Premiere - 11/01/2005
3 stars out of 4 -- "Beautifully acted throughout, it showcases Watson's most complex performance in years."
Sight and Sound - 12/01/2005
"[T]he chief credit must go to Fellowes for having achieved a debut so sure-footed, assured and lucid in its intent."
- Theatrical Release: September 16, 2005