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.
The Prison Guard who is chained to Oscar Wilde at Clapham Junction is played by Toby Sherborne, the films first assistant director.
From what you say, Oscar, it would seem that Reading Gaol is an enchanted castle. With the governor as its presiding elf.
Oscar was well known to have bad teeth and discoloration from the application of mercury. Rupert Everett's set of choppers do not reflect this.
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)