PG-13 | | Drama, Romance
A British medical doctor fights a cholera epidemic in a small Chinese village, while being trapped at home in a loveless marriage to an unfaithful wife.
Liev Schreiber said in an interview that Naomi Watts "forced them to hire me" for The Painted Veil. "She wanted to continue our relationship, and the only way to do that was to take me on the road with her."
Are you enjoying it?
Kitty Fane: I've never seen anything like it.
Charlie Townsend: Every gesture has a meaning. See how she covers her face with the cloth? She is mourning her misfortune.
Kitty Fane: What happened to her?
Charlie Townsend: She was sold into slavery. Condemned to a life of drudgery and ...
Kitty Fane: ...
In the scene in the orphanage where Walter kisses Kitty goodbye before he leaves for the camp, Kitty is sleeping with a child in her arms. The child is lying on his side as Walter kisses her, then a wider angle is shown and the child is all of a sudden sleeping on his back.
English, Mandarin, French
$71,814 (USA) (24 December 2006)
$8,060,487 (USA) (26 April 2007)
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