The Shooting Party Poster

Release Date: 1984

DVD Release Date: August 2nd, 2005

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary
In the fall of 1913, Sir Randolph Nettleby (James Mason) invites a group of friends to join him for a weekend of pheasant hunting at his estate. His guests include the callous Lord Gilbert Hartlip (Edward Fox) and his wife, Lady Aline (Cheryl Campbell), who is having an affair with wealthy Sir Reuben Hergesheimer (Aharon Ipalé). Meanwhile, Lady Olivia (Judi Bowker), growing disenchanted with her husband, Lord Bob Lilburn (Robert Hardy), falls for romantic young Lionel Stephens (Rupert Frazer).

Cast: James Mason, Edward Fox, John Gielgud, Dorothy Tutin, Cheryl Campbell, Gordon Jackson, Aharon Ipalé, Rupert Frazer

Director: Alan Bridges

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Fall, Forbidden love, Engaging, Wife, England


Nominated Adapted Screenplay
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1985)