The Magnificent Ambersons
When Orson Welles's 1942 film was first produced, it was drastically reedited by its studio, RKO Pictures, prompting a battle that raged for years. In 2001, A&E took Welles's original shooting script and realized it in this lavish production. Sixty years after its original release, legendary Welles's vision about spoiled George Amberson (Jonathan Rhys Meyers), who sabotages his mother's new romance, finally shines through. Alfonso Arau directs.
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- Alfonso Arau
- This movie is
- 1943 Academy Award®
- Best Art Direction Black and White nominee
- Best Picture nominee
- Best Cinematography Black and White nominee
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; making-of featurette; cast and crew information.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it