An Ideal Husband
- 1 hr 37 min
Based on the play the Ideal Husband written by Oscar Wilde, the movie has cast that includes Julianne Moore, Minnie Driver and Cate Blancett. The leading role is played by Jeremy Northam as Sir Robert Chiltren. The film is directed by Oliver Parker. The film is PG-13 with a run time of 1 hour and 36 minutes. A successful government minister, with a loving well-off wife is confronted by damning evidence when an unsuspecting guest shows up in London. Information from a letter is leaked that could destroy the family. Suspicion is aroused and he could be accused of being a cheat and a liar. He is later blackmailed by the visitor to London. Sir Robert Chiltern then turns to a friend for help. The film takes place in a society that has social inhibitions and is bound by inflexible rules. This movie is packed with bribery and romance. Julianne Moore was nominated as best supporting actor for her role in the film by Chicago film critics.