The Remains of the Day
Dutiful butler Stevens (Anthony Hopkins) dedicates himself wholly to tending Lord Darlington's (James Fox) house, turning a blind eye to Darlington's Nazi sympathies. When housekeeper Miss Kenton (Emma Thompson) tries to coax Stevens out of his staid shell, his reluctance may cost him dearly. He finally seeks out Miss Kenton later in life, but is it too late? This Merchant-Ivory period drama was nominated for eight Oscars, including Best Picture.
Rent DVDs for only $4.99 a month.
- James Ivory
- 1994 BAFTA®
- 1994 Golden Globe Awards
- Best Actor in a Motion Picture (Drama) nominee
- Best Motion Picture (Drama) nominee
- Best Director (Motion Picture) nominee
- Best Actress in a Motion Picture (Drama) nominee
English, French, Spanish (Neutral), Portuguese, Chinese Simplified, Korean, ThaiClosed captioned
YesLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 5.1, French: Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround, Spanish (Neutral): Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround, Portuguese: Dolby Digital 2.0 SurroundOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access.
The Remains of the DayClose
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