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Mrs Dalloway
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Director:
Writers:
Eileen Atkins (screenplay)
Virginia Woolf (novel)
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Release Date:
20 February 1998 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
In 1923 London, socialite Clarissa Dalloway's well-planned party is overshadowed by the return of an old suitor she had known 33 years earlier. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
2 wins & 1 nomination See more »
NewsDesk:
(20 articles)
Mirror preps Eileen Atkins’ Virginia Woolf biopic
 (From ScreenDaily. 16 December 2013, 2:00 AM, PST)

May Flowers? Mrs Dalloway Buys Them Herself!
 (From FilmExperience. 14 May 2013, 8:36 AM, PDT)

The Hours
 (From Sky Movies. 18 January 2013, 2:38 AM, PST)

User Reviews:
How sad, to find it "boring!" See more (32 total) »

Cast

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Vanessa Redgrave ... Mrs. Clarissa Dalloway

Natascha McElhone ... Young Clarissa

Michael Kitchen ... Peter Walsh

Alan Cox ... Young Peter
Sarah Badel ... Lady Rosseter

Lena Headey ... Young Sally

John Standing ... Richard Dalloway

Robert Portal ... Young Richard

Oliver Ford Davies ... Hugh Whitbread
Hal Cruttenden ... Young Hugh

Rupert Graves ... Septimus Warren Smith
Amelia Bullmore ... Rezia Warren Smith

Margaret Tyzack ... Lady Bruton

Robert Hardy ... Sir William Bradshaw
Richenda Carey ... Lady Bradshaw

Katie Carr ... Elizabeth Dalloway
Selina Cadell ... Miss Kilman
Amanda Drew ... Lucy
Phyllis Calvert ... Aunt Helena
John Franklyn-Robbins ... Lionel, Clarissa's Father

Alistair Petrie ... Herbert

Rupert Baker ... Joseph Breitkopf
Janet Henfrey ... Miss Pym
Polly Pritchett ... Nursemaid
Jane Whittenshaw ... 1st Woman by Lake
Susie Fairfax ... 2nd Woman by Lake

Richard Bradshaw ... Evans
Hilda Braid ... Woman in deckchair
Derek Smee ... Man in deckchair
Fanny Carby ... Singer
Denis Lill ... Doctor Holmes
Richard Stirling ... Receptionist
Neville Phillips ... Mr. Wilkins
Peter Cellier ... Lord Lezham
Kate Binchy ... Ellie Henderson
Edward Jewesbury ... Professor Brierly
Jack Galloway ... Sir Harry Audley
Tony Steedman ... Prime Minister
Faith Brook ... Lady Bexborough
Nancy Nevinson ... Mrs. Hilberry
Christopher Staines ... Willie
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Oscar Pearce ... Bookshop Assistant (uncredited)

Directed by
Marleen Gorris 
 
Writing credits
Eileen Atkins (screenplay)

Virginia Woolf (novel)

Produced by
Christopher Ball .... executive producer (as Chris J. Ball)
Stephen Bayly .... producer
Simon Curtis .... executive producer
Hans de Weers .... co-producer
Paul Frift .... associate producer
Lisa Katselas .... producer (as Lisa Katselas Paré)
Bill Shepherd .... executive producer
William Tyrer .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Ilona Sekacz 
 
Cinematography by
Sue Gibson (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Michiel Reichwein 
 
Casting by
Celestia Fox 
 
Production Design by
David Richens 
 
Art Direction by
Nik Callan 
Alison Wratten 
 
Set Decoration by
Carlotta Barrow 
Jeanne Vertigan 
 
Costume Design by
Judy Pepperdine 
 
Makeup Department
Jane Body .... hair stylist
Tricia Cameron .... hair artist
Tricia Cameron .... makeup artist
Christine Greenwood .... hair artist
Christine Greenwood .... makeup artist
Joan Hills .... chief hair designer
Joan Hills .... chief makeup designer
Maureen McGill .... hair artist
Maureen McGill .... makeup artist
Elizabeth Moss .... hair artist
Elizabeth Moss .... makeup artist
Maggie Webb .... hair stylist supervisor
Maggie Webb .... makeup supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Sara Desmond .... second assistant director
Emma Griffiths .... third assistant director
Susie Liggat .... first assistant director
Emma Pounds .... second assistant director
Richard Whelan .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Mark Bailey .... standby stagehand
James Fennessy .... Scenic painter
Tony Ferguson .... dressing propman
Hugh Fottrell .... stand-by propman
David Gray .... construction manager
Micky Green .... dressing propman
Bert Habicht .... dressing propman
Colin Harris .... property buyer
Freddie Harrison .... property master (as Freddy Harrison)
Iain Hill .... construction manager
Bill Howarth .... stand-by painter
Maurice Jones .... property master
John Lawrence .... stand-by carpenter
Adam Marshall .... stand-by art director
Nic Pallace .... stand-by art director
Jim Parker .... dressing propman
Sara Partis .... art department assistant
Martin Phipps .... stand-by rigger
Gino Risi .... stand-by propman
Peter Risi .... stand-by propman
Ken Robins .... stand-by propman
Glenn Taylor .... stand-by carpenter
Linda Ward .... stand-by art director
 
Sound Department
Geert De Bruin .... sound recording engineer (as Gert De Bruun)
Stephen Gilmour .... assistant sound
Peter Glossop .... production sound mixer
Nick Meijer .... adr editor
Shaun Mills .... boom operator
Marc Nolens .... sound editor
Herman Pieëte .... foley mixer
John Pitt .... boom operator
Wim Post .... dubbing mixer
Ad Roest .... dubbing mixer
Brian Simmons .... sound mixer
Wiebe van der Vliet .... assistant sound editor (as Wiebe Van Der Vliet)
Marie-Jeanne Wyckmans .... foley artist
 
Special Effects by
John Horton .... special effects
 
Stunts
Andreas Petrides .... stunt arranger
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Paul Borg .... gaffer
Richard Broome .... key grip
Steve Burgess .... focus puller
Shaun Cobley .... camera trainee
Gary Colkett .... electrician
Ian Foster .... camera operator
David Hughes .... best boy
Roberta Parkin .... still photographer
Steve Pattenden .... electrician
Ronnie Savory .... electrician (as Ron Savoury)
Bill Thornhill .... best boy (as Billy Thornhill)
Alf Tramontin .... Steadicam operator
Jon Wood .... clapper loader
Joe Wright .... clapper loader
 
Casting Department
Ray Knight .... extras casting (as Ray Knight Casting)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jill Avery .... costume assistant
Jane McDonagh .... costumer: Cosprops
Michael Price .... assistant costume designer
Christopher Prins .... costumer: Cosprops
Adrian Simmons .... costume supervisor
Alyson Smith .... costume assistant
 
Editorial Department
Nienke de Wit .... post-production assistant (as Nienka De Wit)
Mark Lane .... assistant editor
Gerrit Netten .... assistant editor
Bert Nijdam .... post-production coordinator
Jonathan Sales .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Dick Bakker .... conductor
Hugh den Ouden .... music supervisor
 
Other crew
Danielle Brandon .... production coordinator
Tony Coroon .... production accountant
Pete Daly .... unit publicist (as Pete Daly dda)
Anthony Davies .... script consultant to the director
Jeanne Ferber .... location manager
Jilly Greenham .... assistant location manager
Elizabeth Hurley .... assistant accountant
Kate Jones .... floor runner
Stephen Lawrence .... location manager
Sue Lefton .... choreographer
Nigel Marchant .... production runner
Susan Mather .... location manager
Sue Matthews .... assistant to producers
Paola Minazzato .... script supervisor
Sarah Morrell .... assistant: Bill Shepherd
Sarah Morrell .... runner
Duncan Rodger .... accounting assistant
Danuta Skarszewska .... script supervisor
Maria Slough .... production executive
Jane Summers .... unit nurse
Becky Symons .... assistant to director
 
Thanks
James Ivory .... special thanks
Ismail Merchant .... special thanks
Simon Perry .... special thanks
Tony Pierce-Roberts .... special thanks
Robin Sales .... special thanks
Maria Uitdehaag .... special thanks
 

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MPAA:
Rated PG-13 for emotional elements and brief nudity
Runtime:
97 min
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Trivia:
Last film of Phyllis Calvert.See more »
Quotes:
Peter Walsh:[Talking about Clarissa in 1923] She broke my heart, and you can't love like that twice.See more »
Soundtrack:
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15 out of 19 people found the following review useful.
How sad, to find it "boring!", 24 February 2003
Author: Alan Nelson from Saratoga Springs, NY

Everyone doesn't like everything, so I'm not surprised that some people find the movie of Mrs. Dalloway boring. They probably would find the book boring too. But it's depressing. So they won't agree with some of us who see the novel as one of the great works of the 20th century, and the film as a truly remarkable and beautiful capturing of it. The only touch I regretted was the opening of the film with the Septimus Warren-Smith war scenes. The opening really belongs with Mrs. D. and her first words, "I will buy the flowers myself." After that moment, it's a quiet day but a beautiful and sensitive one.

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