- Current Status
- In Season
- Jeremy Irons, Claire Bloom, John Gielgud, Laurence Olivier
- Michael Lindsay-Hogg, Charles Sturridge
- John Mortimer
We gave it a B-
In Brideshead Revisited an ambitious middle-class artist (Matthew Goode) learns how the rich are not like you and me, and his love triangle with Brideshead Manor’s aristocratic siblings, Sebastian (Ben Whishaw) and Julia (Hayley Atwell), dooms them all. Goode has better chemistry with Whishaw, and when ? Sebastian disappears ?in the last act, so does the film’s momentum. ?EXTRAS A dry commentary explains the script’s departures from Evelyn Waugh’s beloved novel. B?