R | | Drama, Romance, War
At the close of WWII, a young nurse tends to a badly-burned plane crash victim. His past is shown in flashbacks, revealing an involvement in a fateful love affair.
7 March 2007 | Amy Adler
10 | One of the greatest achievements in all of cinema, peerlessly beautiful
Count Laszlo (Ralph Fiennes) has just been transferred to a hospital in Italy during World War II. He is horrifically ...
Originally, 20th Century Fox was to finance the film, but disputes arose between the studio and the producers over casting. In particular, Fox preferred a more well-known actress to play Katharine Clifton instead of Kristin Scott Thomas; Demi Moore was lobbying particularly hard... ...
How can you ever smile, as if your life hadn't capsized?
The helmets worn by the American GIs on VE day at the bridge are actually Russian military helmets.
Disclaimer in end credits: "While a number of the characters who appear in this film are based on historical figures, and while many of the areas described - such as the Cave of Swimmers and its surrounding desert - exist and were explored in the 1930s, it is important to stress that this story is a fiction and that the portraits of the characters who appear in it are fictional, as are some of the events and journeys."
English, German, Italian, Arabic
$278,439 (USA) (15 November 1996)
$78,651,430 (USA) (5 September 1997)
19 June 2017 8:57 PM, -05:00
The Only Living Boy In New York Trailer Stars Kate Beckinsale, Pierce Brosnan, Cynthia Nixon And Jeff Bridges
19 June 2017 10:36 AM, -05:00
Variety - Film News
Simon Beaufoy to Adapt ‘In the Skin of a Lion’ From ‘English Patient’ Author
Dive deep into IMDb Picks, Amazon Originals, Streaming, and more.