The Importance of Being Earnest (2002) Synopsis
Chaos ensues after two bachelors (Rupert Everett, Colin Firth) use the same pseudonym.

Movie Reviews

Importance of Oscar Wilde's Earnest

By bobby201
This Broadway performance of one of Oscar Wilde's masterpieces is very much worth seeing. The cast, headed by Brian Bedford as Lady Bracknell (!) is perfect as are the sets and costumes: realistically...

The Importance of Being Earnest

By igle
So well done. It was really a one of a kind presentation. I wish we could do this with all broadway shows. You were lucky to have been presenting it....


By neldam815
We saw a screening ..... Earnest last ngiht, & I have to say, what a treat!! I got to see a full production of one of my favorite plays, on the big screen; without having to pay Broadway show...

the importance of being ernest

By chestnutridge
the movie was very well done and extremely entertaining. The main character was incredible. thank you....

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Rated PG | For Mild Sensuality
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Romance and deception in Wilde's clever comedy of manners.
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