The Importance of Being Earnest


2h 1985

Brief Synopsis

A British production of Oscar Wilde's nineteenth-century comedy of manners. Through deception and wit, two friends find themselves assuming the same identity, one they would both like to shed but can't if they are to marry their respective fiancees.

Film Details

Also Known As
Great Performances (11/29/85), Importance of Being Earnest
Release Date
1985

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A British production of Oscar Wilde's nineteenth-century comedy of manners. Through deception and wit, two friends find themselves assuming the same identity, one they would both like to shed but can't if they are to marry their respective fiancees.

Film Details

Also Known As
Great Performances (11/29/85), Importance of Being Earnest
Release Date
1985

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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