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R| 1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
During the 1930s in England, a group of young socialites dominate the national gossip with extravagant and outlandish antics. Among the group is the aspiring novelist Adam Fenwick-Symes (Stephen Campbell Moore), who is attempting to raise enough money to marry fellow member Nina Blount (Emily Mortimer). However, after customs officials confiscate his first manuscript, Fenwick-Symes must recover from the financial setback and figure out new ways to earn money for a wedding.

Cast: Emily Mortimer , Stephen Campbell Moore , James McAvoy , Michael Sheen , David Tennant , Fenella Woolgar , Dan Aykroyd , Jim Broadbent

Director: Stephen Fry

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: ThinkFilm

Bright Young Things (2003)

Release Date: May 16th, 2003|1 hr. 45 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 50
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    By the time Fry lets darkness encroach on these bright young things, the fizz is gone, and so is any reason to make us give a damn. show more

  • 75
    Carla Meyer San Francisco Chronicle

    A witty, energetic adaptation. show more

  • 75
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    Fry's film has the frantic energy and kaleidoscopic style of Waugh's feverish prose. show more

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