About

Tale of 19th century New York high society in which a young lawyer falls in love with a woman separated from her husband, while he is engaged to the woman's cousin.

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Directed by

Martin Scorsese

Written by

Martin Scorsese (Screenplay)
Edith Wharton (Novel)
Jay Cocks (Screenplay)

Runtime

139 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

In a world of tradition. In an age of innocence. They dared to break the rules.

Cast

Keywords

infidelity lover new york upper class 19th century lawyer countess

Photos

Lists

#622 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar for Best Costume Design Gabriella Pescucci

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published Martin Scorsese

Oscar nomination for Best Art Direction-Set Decoration Dante Ferretti