Brideshead Revisited


2h 14m 2008

Brief Synopsis

Charles Ryder becomes entranced with the noble Marchmain family, first through the charming and provocative Sebastian Flyte, and then his sophisticated sister, Julia. The rise and fall of Charles' infatuations reflect the decline of a decadent era in England between the wars.

Film Details

Also Known As
Retour à Brideshead
MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Adaptation
Drama
Period
Release Date
2008
Production Company
Afm Lighting; Air Studios, London; Bank Of Ireland Group; Bbc Films; Capello Media Solutions; Cinesicurta; Clarity Post Production Sound Limited; Deluxe, London; Ecosse Films; Film Finances, Inc.; Framinia; Hanway Films; Harbottle & Lewis; London Editing Machines; MIRAMAX; Midnight Transfer; Nicolao Atelier; Onesecure; Panavision, Ltd.; Pinewood Studios, Ltd.; Premier; Real World Records; SF Studios; Sapex; Screen Yorkshire; Shipleys; Tirelli Costumi; Totally Entertainment; U.K. Film Council; Zak Productions
Distribution Company
MIRAMAX; A-Film Distribution; Budapest Film; CinTart; Concorde Filmverleih Gmbh; Filmladen Gmbh; Golden Village; Gutek Film Sp. Z O.O.; Hoyts Distribution; Icon; Icon Uk Group; Icon Uk Group; Impacto Cine; MIRAMAX; Miramax Home Entertainment; Myndform; Odeon S.A.; PathT International; SF Studios; Serenity; Ster-Kinekor; Svensk Filmindustri Norway; Vertice Cine; Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International; ZON Lusomundo (now part of NOS Audiovisuals)
Location
Morocco; Venice, Italy; Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 14m

Synopsis

Charles Ryder becomes entranced with the noble Marchmain family, first through the charming and provocative Sebastian Flyte, and then his sophisticated sister, Julia. The rise and fall of Charles' infatuations reflect the decline of a decadent era in England between the wars.

Crew

Abdou Ait Abdellah

Production Accountant

Adil Abdelwahab

Location Manager

El Mokhtar Aboukal

Video Assist/Playback

Hugo Adams

Foley Editor

Yousseff Agouray

Makeup Assistant

Russell Agro

Stand-In

Zakaria Alaoui

Production Supervisor

Annette Allen

Costumes

Aicha Ameziane

Makeup Assistant

Joanna Anderson

Associate Producer

Bruno Andreazzi

Rigging Electrician

Ellen Archer

Stand-In

Rachel Arundel

Office Runner

David Atkinson

Caterer

Geraldine Atlee

Business Affairs

Daniel Bacciu

Props

Werner Bacciu

Key Grip

Matthew Baker

Development Executive

Enrico Ballarin

Production Supervisor

Tommaso Baratto

Grip

Alessandro Barbato

Office Runner

Mourad Barouch

Casting Assistant

Chris Barrett

Music Engineer

Greg Barrett

Film Lab

Ian Bee

Carpenter

Hamid Belmajdoub

Accounting Assistant

Jamal Belmajoloub

Assistant Director

Zineb Ben Doula

Hair Assistant

Regis Benedettelli

Rigging Grip

Aberahim Benkhayi

Wardrobe Dresser

Jonny Benson

Assistant Director

Bouchra Bentayeb

Production Secretary

Martin Beresford

Sound Department

Robert Bernstein

Producer

Cristiana Bertini

Costumes

Flavio Bertini

On-Set Dresser

Flavio Bettin

Facilities Supervisor

Mike Betts

Props

Juri Biasiato

Assistant Director

Alessandro Bidinelli

Rigging Electrician

Consuelo Bidorini

Assistant Director

Abdellatif Bilouch

Painter

David Blank

Accounting Assistant

Jonathan Blyth

Executive

Jonathan Blyth

Executive

Rachel Boggon

Stand-In

Matteo Bolzonello

Camera Assistant

Andy Booth

Medic

Brahim Bouaa

Electrician

Abdellah Bougtifa

Assistant Set Dresser

Ahmed Bougtifa

Props

Nabil Boushib

Assistant Location Manager

Ben Bradley

Film Lab

Anthony Brady

Carpenter

Roy Branch

Rigging Gaffer

Jeremy Brock

Screenplay

Danielle Brooks

Cgi Artist

Rob Brown

Construction Manager

Tom Brown

Art Director

Julian Bucknall

Camera Focus Puller

Rebecca Budds

Film Lab

Chorley Bunce

Caterer

Mark Bunce

Caterer

Stefano Buosi

Rigging Electrician

Alfie Burgess

Props

Richards Butler

Legal Services

Andy Caller

Sound Department

Romano Cannavacciolo

Accountant

Matteo Caocci

Electrician

Sally Caplan

Executive

Laura Cappato

Production Manager

Carla Carisi

Hair Stylist

Craig Carpenter

Painter

Laurence Carter

Rigging Electrician

Roy Carter

Rigging Electrician

Davide Ceccato

Video Assist/Playback

Fabrizio Cerato

Location Manager

Deborah Cesana

Location Assistant

Giuseppe Cestaro

Rigging Electrician

Rebecca Chambers

Assistant Location Manager

Dan Channing-williams

Assistant Director

Jago Cherubini

Set Production Assistant

Joseph F Churchill

Stand-In

John Claude

Colorist

Nick Clayton

Carpenter

Morgan Clough

Costumes

Adam Cocker

Production

Susanna Codognato

Art Director

Andrea Conchetto

Rigging Electrician

Federico Conte

Electrician

Nuala Conway

Hair

Nuala Conway

Makeup Artist

John Cooling

Rigging Electrician

Sophie Cornet

Music Editor

Rupert Coulson

Score Recording

Chris Cullum

Medic

Sean Cunningham

Painter

Matt Curtis

Titles

Sergio Dalla Lana

Foreman

Stefano Dalla Lana

Unit Manager

Andrew Davies

Screenplay

Terry Davies

Music

Terry Davies

Music Conductor

Terry Davies

Music Lyrics

Maxine Davis

Production Accountant

Giovanni De Gaetano

Electrician

Hanoi De La Paz

Best Boy

Matt Delargy

Development Executive

Alberto Deppieri

Rigging Grip

Dan Dewsnap

Boom Operator

Peter Dixon

Soloist

Gillian Dodders

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Nicola Dove

Photography

Linda Duncan

Legal Services

Aidan Dungait

Video Assist/Playback

Jeanine East

Finance Manager

Billy Edwards

Props

Lucy Egerton

Assistant Director

Mustapha El Idrissi

Grip

Zineb El Idrissi

Costume Supervisor

Alan Emanuel

Driver

John Etheridge

Music

Glyn Evans

Painter

Will Evans

Executive

Enrico Fabris

Rigging Grip

Vladimir Feltsman

Advisor

Emilio Di Filippo

Foreman

Conor J. Finlay

Electrician

Sarah Halley Finn

Casting Director

Nicole Finnan

Executive Producer

David Firman

Music

Jess Firth

Office Runner

Daniela Foa

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Richard Ford

Painter

Mauro Fornea

Location Assistant

Fabio Francini

Loader

Holly Franklyn

Art Department

Danny Freemantle

Assistant Sound Editor

Glenn Freemantle

Sound Supervisor

Simonetta Di Fresco

Coordinator

Silvana Galota

Costumes

Fiona Garland

Location Coordinator

Chris Garrick

Music

Adam Gascoyne

Visual Effects Supervisor

James Gemmill

Painter

Joan Giacomin

Makeup Artist

Cora Gianolla

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Jane Gibson

Choreographer

Annie Gilhooly

Art Department

Chris Gill

Editor

Chris Gill

Unit Director

Emanuele Giraldo

Assistant Editor

Sally Goldberg

Cgi Artist

Matteo Gottardis

Transportation Coordinator

Tony Goulding

Electrician

Piergiorgio Grande

Camera Assistant

Richard Green

Executive

Anna Green-armytage

Assistant

Isobel Griffiths

Music Contractor

Danny Gulliver

Unit Manager

Jess Hall

Director Of Photography

Nardia Hall

Production

Danny Hambrook

Sound Recordist

Paul Harris

Electrician

Peter Harris

Electrician

Tim Haslam

Executive Producer

Rouzie Hassanova

Executive

Jane Hawley

Production Executive

Steve Heath

Driver

Hugo Heppell

Executive Producer

Daren Heyward

Carpenter

Tamaoui Hicham

Grip

Rob Hill

Office Runner

Anna Holbek

Assistant

Vince Holden

Head Of Production

Mark Holt

Special Effects Supervisor

Alistair Hopkins

Post-Production Supervisor

Michael Horner

Music Engineer

Mike Hornett

Music

David Horsman

Carpenter

Michelle Horton

Painter

Bella Howard

Stand-In

Kate Hudson

Unit Publicist

Simon Hughes

Digital Effects Artist

Lynne Huitson

Art Director

Tommy Ibbetson

Painter

Tara Ilsley

Art Department

Gisella Ingrassia

Painter

Marino Ingrassia

On-Set Dresser

Jake Jackson

Music Engineer

Steve Joberns

Auditor

Priscilla John

Casting

Adrian Johnston

Music

Medwyn Jones

Legal Services

Simon H Jones

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Latifa Joumane

Wardrobe Dresser

Karim Kahkahni

Assistant Director

Nezha Kajja

Production Coordinator

Bridget Kenningham

Assistant Location Manager

Ermanno Kerstich

Props Assistant

Film Details

Also Known As
Retour à Brideshead
MPAA Rating
PG-13
Genre
Adaptation
Drama
Period
Release Date
2008
Production Company
Afm Lighting; Air Studios, London; Bank Of Ireland Group; Bbc Films; Capello Media Solutions; Cinesicurta; Clarity Post Production Sound Limited; Deluxe, London; Ecosse Films; Film Finances, Inc.; Framinia; Hanway Films; Harbottle & Lewis; London Editing Machines; MIRAMAX; Midnight Transfer; Nicolao Atelier; Onesecure; Panavision, Ltd.; Pinewood Studios, Ltd.; Premier; Real World Records; SF Studios; Sapex; Screen Yorkshire; Shipleys; Tirelli Costumi; Totally Entertainment; U.K. Film Council; Zak Productions
Distribution Company
MIRAMAX; A-Film Distribution; Budapest Film; CinTart; Concorde Filmverleih Gmbh; Filmladen Gmbh; Golden Village; Gutek Film Sp. Z O.O.; Hoyts Distribution; Icon; Icon Uk Group; Icon Uk Group; Impacto Cine; MIRAMAX; Miramax Home Entertainment; Myndform; Odeon S.A.; PathT International; SF Studios; Serenity; Ster-Kinekor; Svensk Filmindustri Norway; Vertice Cine; Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International; ZON Lusomundo (now part of NOS Audiovisuals)
Location
Morocco; Venice, Italy; Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 14m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Limited Release in United States July 25, 2008

Released in United States Summer July 25, 2008

Expanded Release in United States August 1, 2008

Released in United States on Video January 13, 2009

Released in United States August 2008

Shown at Locarno International Film Festival (Piazza Grande/Opening Film) August 6-16, 2008.

Based on the novel "Brideshead Revisited" written by Evelyn Waugh and published by Little, Brown, 1945.

Paul Bettany and Jennifer Connelly previously attached to star.

David Yates previously attached to direct.

Previously in development at Warner Independent Pictures and Ruby Film.

Limited Release in United States July 25, 2008

Released in United States Summer July 25, 2008

Expanded Release in United States August 1, 2008

Released in United States on Video January 13, 2009

Released in United States August 2008 (Shown at Locarno International Film Festival (Piazza Grande/Opening Film) August 6-16, 2008.)