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Genre  Drama, Romance
Music director  Richard Robbins
Country  United Kingdom United States
6.2/10 IMDb

3.4/5 Amazon

Director  James Ivory
Initial DVD release  April 15, 1998
Language  English
The Bostonians (film) movie poster
Release date  2 August 1984 (1984-08-02) (United States)
Based on  The Bostonians  by Henry James
Writer  Henry James (novel), Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (screenplay)
Cast  Christopher Reeve (Basil Ransome), Vanessa Redgrave (Olive Chancellor), Jessica Tandy (Miss Birdseye)
Similar movies  Related James Ivory movies
Tagline  A BEAUTIFUL FILM . . . An intimate and exquisite probe of the feminist heart.

The Bostonians is a 1984 British romantic drama film based on Henry James's novel of the same name. The film stars Vanessa Redgrave, Christopher Reeve, Madeleine Potter and Jessica Tandy. The movie received respectable reviews and showings at arthouse theaters in New York, London and other cities. Vanessa Redgrave received 1984 Golden Globe and Academy Award nominations for Best Actress, and the movie earned other award nominations for its costume design.


The Bostonians (film) movie scenes

It was filmed in Boston, Martha's Vineyard, Belvedere Castle in Central Park, New York City, and Troy, New York.

The Bostonians (film) movie scenes


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  • Christopher Reeve - Basil Ransom
  • Vanessa Redgrave - Olive Chancellor
  • Jessica Tandy - Miss Birdseye
  • Madeleine Potter - Verena Tarrant
  • Nancy Marchand - Mrs. Burrage
  • Wesley Addy - Dr. Tarrant
  • Barbara Bryne - Mrs. Tarrant
  • Linda Hunt - Dr. Prance
  • Charles McCaughan - Music Hall Police Officer
  • Nancy New - Adeline
  • John Van Ness Philip - Henry Burrage
  • Wallace Shawn - Mr. Pardon
  • 1985 National Society of Film Critics

    The Bostonians (film) A Star is Bornin Boston Vanessa Redgrave in THE BOSTONIANS Reel Club
  • Won: Best Actress - Vanessa Redgrave
  • 1985 Golden Globes

    The Bostonians (film) A Star is Bornin Boston Vanessa Redgrave in THE BOSTONIANS Reel Club
  • Nominated: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama - Vanessa Redgrave
  • 1985 Academy Awards

    The Bostonians (film) Movie Reviews Christopher Reeve Homepage
  • Nominated: Best Actress in a Leading Role - Vanessa Redgrave
  • Nominated: Best Costume Design - Jenny Beavan, John Bright
  • 1985 BAFTA Awards

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  • Nominated: Best Costume Design - Jenny Beavan, John Bright
  • Location

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    This film was principally photographed at:

  • The Library of the Boston Athenaeum
  • Gibson House Museum
  • Beacon Hill, Boston
  • Harvard University
  • Chateau-sur-Mer, Newport, Rhode Island
  • Troy Savings Bank Music Hall
  • Central Park (including Belvedere Castle), New York City
  • Martha's Vineyard
  • References

    The Bostonians (film) Wikipedia
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