"Wilde" quotes

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The turmoil in poet/playwright Oscar Wilde's life after he discovers his homosexuality.

Director: Brian Gilbert
Writer: Julian Mitchell, Richard Ellmann
Production: N/A
Year: 1997
MetaScore: 70/100
ImdbRating: 6.9
BoxOffice: $2,158,775
Released: 01 May 1998
Awards: Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film 4 wins & 8 nominations total

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Cast

Oscar Wilde - Stephen Fry
Lord Alfred Douglas - Jude Law
Lady 'Speranza' Wilde - Vanessa Redgrave
Constance Wilde - Jennifer Ehle
Lady Queensberry - Gemma Jones
Lady Mount-Temple - Judy Parfitt
Robbie Ross - Michael Sheen
Ada Leverson 'Sphinx' - Zoë Wanamaker
The Marquess of Queensberry - Tom Wilkinson
John Gray - Ioan Gruffudd
Lionel Johnson - Matthew Mills
Ernest Dowson - Jason Morell
Charles Gill - Peter Barkworth
C.O. Humphreys - Robert Lang
Judge - Philip Locke
Edward Carson - David Westhead
Cyril Wilde - Jack Knight
Cyril Wilde, aged 4 - Jackson Leach
Vyvyan Wilde - Laurence Owen
Alfred Wood - Benedict Sandiford
Charles Parker - Mark Letheren
Alfred Taylor - Michael Fitzgerald
Rentboy - Orlando Bloom
Mine Owner - Bob Sessions
Jones - Adam Garcia
First Miner - Joseph May
Second Friend - Jamie Lee
First Friend - James D'Arcy
Undergraduate - Orlando Wells
George Alexander - Robin Kermode
Lady Bracknell - Avril Elgar
Miss Prism - Jean Ainslie
Algernon - Andrew Havill
Gwendolen - Biddy Hodson
Mrs Allonby - Judi Maynard
Chasuble - Hugh Munro
Lord Illingworth - Michael Simkins
Hotel Manager - James Vaughan
Head Waiter - Richard Cubison
Detective - Peter Forbes
Doorman at the Cadogan - Peter Harding
Cabman - Edward Laurie
Policeman - Geoffrey Leesley
Prison Officer - Colin MacLachlan
Waiter - Simon Molloy
Reporter - Hywel Simons
Doorkeeper - Arthur Whybrow
Rent Boy - Sacha Bennett
Court Room Heckler - Kenneth W Caravan
Man in Courtroom - Harry Fielder
Carriage Driver - Royston Munt
Lady Windermere's Fan Cast Member - Guy Standeven