Maurice (1987)

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After his lover rejects him, a young man trapped by the oppressiveness of Edwardian society tries to come to terms with and accept his sexuality.




  • Maurice (1987)
  • Hugh Grant and James Wilby in Maurice (1987)
  • James Wilby in Maurice (1987)
  • Hugh Grant and James Wilby in Maurice (1987)
  • Ben Kingsley in Maurice (1987)
  • James Ivory in Maurice (1987)

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In the DVD extras, Hugh Grant says that because he and James Wilby already knew each other from appearing in Privileged (1982) together, they were able to practice their scenes together at Grant's house the night before Wilby's audition. Grant says that he remembers it "being a surprise... ...


Alec Scudder: Was you calling for me, Sir? I know, Sir. It's all right. I know, Sir.


In the first scene Mr. Ducie's Latin is incorrect. "Membrum virilis" should be "membrum virile," a Latin neuter.


Plot Summary


Drama | Romance

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