Hours, The (2002)
Front Cover Actor Back Cover
Nicole Kidman Virginia Woolf
Julianne Moore Laura Brown
Meryl Streep Clarissa Vaughan
Stephen Dillane Leonard Woolf
Miranda Richardson Vanessa Bell
George Loftus Quentin Bell
Charley Ramm Julian Bell
Sophie Wyburd Angelica Bell
Lyndsey Marshal Lottie Hope (as Lyndsay Marshal)
Linda Bassett Nelly Boxall
Toni Collette
Claire Danes
Jeff Daniels
Ed Harris
Allison Janney
John C. Reilly
Movie Details
Genre Drama
Director Stephen Daldry
Producer Michael Alden; Robert Fox
Writer Michael Cunningham; David Hare
Studio Paramount Pictures; Paramount
Language English
Audience Rating PG-13
Running Time 1 hr 54 mins
Country USA
Color Color
The story revolves around three women in different eras who are all profoundly affected by the works of Virginia Woolf.

DVD Empire Synopsis:

The captivating story of three women from different eras whose lives are transformed byitheitimeless power ofia masterful novel.

"Seductive andibrilliant! A hard-won celebration of lifeias it isimeantito be live. It may be setiin 1923 or 1951 or 2001, but isiis always vividly, urgently, NOW." -- David Ansen , NEWSWEEK.


This gripping drama visits threee 20th-century women: the incomparable viginia Wool (Nicole Kidman, in an Oscar-winning performance), hard at work on her classic Mrs. Dalloway while battling depression in the 1920s: Laura Brown (Julianne Moore), an unsatisfied 1950s housewife who finds solace in Woolf's novel: and Clarissa Vaughn (Meryl Streep), a modern-day book edito who's losin her former lover to AIDS.
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Index 444
Collection Status In Collection
Purchase Date 8/21/03
Store Copy
Owner NF
Links IMDB
Amazon US
Folder 004
Product Details
Format DVD
Region Region 1
Screen Ratio Widescreen 1.85:1 Color (Anamorphic)
Layers Single side, dual layer
UPC 097363399049
Chapters 17
Release Date 6/24/03
Subtitles English
Packaging Keep Case
Audio Tracks ENGLISH: Dolby Digital 5.0 [CC]
ENGLISH: Dolby Digital Surround [CC]
FRENCH: Dolby Digital Stereo
Nr of Disks/Tapes 1
Extra Features
Commentary by Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore and Nicole Kidman
Commentary by Director Stephen Daldry & Novelist Michael Cunningham
Introduction by the Filmmakers
Theatrical Trailer

4 Featurettes:
  • Three Woman
  • The Mind And Times Of Virginia Woolf
  • The Music Of The Hours
  • The Lives Of Mrs. Dalloway