Easy Virtue. Image shows from L to R: Larita Whittaker (Jessica Biel), Mr. Whittaker (Colin Firth), Mrs. Whittaker (Kristin Scott Thomas), John Whittaker (Ben Barnes). Copyright: Ealing Studios / Pathe.

Easy Virtue

Easy Virtue

Social comedy based on the play by Noel Coward. When a glamorous American widow marries an young Englishman, tensions arise with her new in-laws

Genre
Film
Released
2008
Creator
Noël Coward
Starring
Jessica Biel, Ben Barnes, Kristin Scott Thomas, Colin Firth, Kimberley Nixon and Katherine Parkinson
Writers
Sheridan Jobbins and Stephan Elliott
Director
Stephan Elliott
Producers
Joseph Abrams, James D. Stern and Barnaby Thompson

Production Details

Tagline
In a family that prides itself as proper, vice becomes a virtue.
UK certificate
12A
Duration
97 minutes
Release date
7 November, 2008
Box office
$18,463,793
Production companies
Soundtrack
Music composed by Marius De Vries.
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

Last repeat
Wednesday 8th November 2017 at 12:00pm on BBC2

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