Dorchester Film Society
Showing The Best Of World Cinema Since 1958

The Painted Veil

Sep 6, 2007 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

  • Director: John Curran
  • Year: 2006
  • Country: UK/USA
  • Run Time: 125 mins
  • Ratings
  • A: 67
  • B: 46
  • C: 9
  • D: 0
  • E: 1
  • Overall: 86.2
The Painted Veil

The season opens with a powerful melodrama based on a novel by Somerset Maugham. In this captivating love story set against the beautiful backdrop of 1920's China a young English couple face a crumbling marriage amid the hardships of a cholera epidemic.