R | | Biography, Drama
The untold story of the last days in the tragic times of Oscar Wilde, a person who observes his own failure with ironic distance and regards the difficulties that beset his life with detachment and humor.
Tom Wilkinson has previously starred in another Oscar Wilde biopic "Wilde" in 1997, where he played the father of Lord Alfred Douglas.
I'm dying beyond my means.
Naples, 1897: in an argument, Bosie states that Oscar uses "pancake" makeup. Pancake wasn't invented until the 1930s, by Max Factor.
During the end credits Oscar Wilde is heard and seen singing a French song in a cafe. Then there are flashbacks of audiences applauding his works in a theatre.
English, Italian, French, Latin
€208,502 (Italy) (15 April 2018)
$466,440 (USA) (20 December 2018)