The Remains of the Day quotes

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A butler who sacrificed body and soul to service in the years leading up to World War II realizes too late how misguided his loyalty was to his lordly employer.

Director: James Ivory
Writer: Kazuo Ishiguro (novel), Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (screenplay)
Production: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Genre: drama, romance
Year: 1993
MetaScore: 84/100
ImdbRating: 7.8
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 19 Nov 1993
Awards: Nominated for 8 Oscars. Another 17 wins & 32 nominations.

14 Clips & Quotes


Auctioneer - John Haycraft
Stevens - Anthony Hopkins
Miss Kenton - Emma Thompson
Landlady - Caroline Hunt
Lord Darlington - James Fox
Father - Peter Vaughan
Mrs. Mortimer, the Cook - Paula Jacobs
Charlie, Head Footman - Ben Chaplin
George, Second Footman - Steve Dibben
Housemaid (as Abigail Harrison) - Abigail Hopkins
Spencer - Patrick Godfrey
Sir Leonard Bax - Peter Cellier
Canon Tufnell - Peter Halliday
Cardinal - Hugh Grant
Trimmer - Terence Bayler
Viscount Bigge - Jeffry Wickham
Scullery Boy - Hugh Sweetman
Dupont D'Ivry - Michael Lonsdale
Baroness - Brigitte Kahn
Doctor Meredith - John Savident
Postmaster - Tony Aitken
Elsa - Emma Lewis
Sir Geoffrey Wren - Rupert Vansittart
Wren's Friend - Christopher Brown
Lizzie - Lena Headey
Harry Smith - Paul Copley
Publican - Ian Redford
Publican's Wife - Jo Kendall
Andrews - Steven Beard
Doctor Carlisle - Pip Torrens
Prime Minister - Frank Shelley
Lord Halifax - Peter Eyre
Foreign Office Official - Jestyn Phillips
German Ambassador - Wolf Kahler
German Embassy Official - Frank Höltje
German Embassy Official - Andreas Töns
Police Constable - Roger McKern
Waitress - Angela Newmarch
Dinner Guest - Keith Gale
Craddock - Miles Richardson