Director Oliver ParkerYear 2009
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Based on the classic story by Oscar Wilde, Dorian Gray is a period drama unlike any you've seen before. When a young and beautiful Dorian moves to London, he's swept off his feet by the lavish lifestyle he's introduced to by Lord Henry Wotton. Lord Henry is a firm believer that a hedonistic lifestyle is the best way to spend your years, Dorian is only too happy to agree with him and join in with the endless parties.
Youth is a thing that leaves us all, but for Dorian, his need for beauty and current way of life is something he feels he can never leave behind, selling his soul Dorian's wish becomes reality, watching everyone he knows growing old around him turns Dorian into a monster. Killing one of his closest friends and forced to watch his portrait age instead of his body.
What would you do to keep your youth?
Starring: Ben Barnes, Colin Firth, Rebecca Hall, Ben Chaplin, Emilia Fox, Rachel Hurd-Wood, Fiona Shaw, Maryam d'Abo, Douglas Henshall, Caroline Goodall