The English Patient (1996)

R  |   |  Drama, Romance, War


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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.


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  • Ralph Fiennes and Kristin Scott Thomas in The English Patient (1996)
  • Kristin Scott Thomas in The English Patient (1996)
  • Ralph Fiennes and Kristin Scott Thomas in The English Patient (1996)
  • Juliette Binoche in The English Patient (1996)
  • Colin Firth and Kristin Scott Thomas in The English Patient (1996)

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Trivia

When Kip (Naveen Andrews) is packing his things before he leaves he also packs up the belongings of Hardy (Kevin Whately). Among the belongings is a scarf for Sunderland AFC (a football club based in North East England). In real life the actor Kevin Whately is a committed, life-long ... ...


Quotes

Almásy: Every night I cut out my heart. But in the morning it was full again.


Goofs

When an Egyptian worker hits his head on the overhanging wall of the cave, the rock flexes.


Crazy Credits

The producer and director wish to thank The Tozeur District Governor.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Drama | Romance | War

Details

Release Date:

6 December 1996

Language

English, German, Italian, Arabic


Country of Origin

USA, UK

Box Office

Budget:

$27,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$278,439 (USA) (17 November 1996)

Gross:

$78,651,430 (USA) (7 September 1997)

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