The Importance of Being Earnest on Stage Synopsis
Fathom Events and More2Screen are delighted to present the highly acclaimed revival of Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest, from London’s West End! This magnificent one-night event will take place on Tuesday, November 3 in select cinemas...

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Importance play is quite an experience

By hkmart3
While the theater was almost empty, the feeling was one of sharing a live performance with a large audience. And the play was a delight. We were even able to discuss Oscar Wilde and his masterpiece...

By Julieruthbloom
Played too broadly for the subtle elegant comedy of manners Oscar Wilde intended it to be. The film with Judi Dench and Colin Furth was far superior....

The Importance of Being Ernest

By pscarborough510
First rate. A fresh and funny yet faithful interpretation of this classic....

Hilarious!

By annenicely
This play was rollicking from start to finish - all of the main characters were amazing, but David Suchet outdid himself! He (she?) was a powerful presence on stage and set the pace for a most...

Disappointing

By patwalms
David Suchet was splendid, but overall, this was not as good as the original Edith Evans film. I found myself getting bored and cringing at the overacting. Very dissapointed....

Terrific Theater!

By wbazano
This play, filmed in London, was wonderful. Oscar Wilde at his best. David Suchet dominated the stage, and the direction was exceedingly well done, bringing characters to life who are typically...

Earnestly excellent!

By regbel
This was a delightful and extremely well paced and exquisitely cast production of Earnest!!! David Suchet was probably the best Lady Bracknell I've seen in a very long time. Refreshing!!!...

the Importance of Being Earnest

By thistledance
thoroughly enjoyed it - well preformed and staged and of course David Suchet a superb Lady Bracknell...

Good Production

By lauren2me
I enjoyed this version of the classic Oscar Wilde play. Having the same person as played Hercule Poirot all those years, embody, the old battle-axe, Lady Bracknell was fascinating. But, no...

Great acting HORRIBLE screen quality

By kristabarker2010
I thought the acting was wonderful but it was very distracting to watch it through the horrible quality of image presentation. It was advertised as HD but it was like somebody grabbed a crappy old...

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Rated PG