DVD
English
Title
My beautiful laundrette / regie Stephen Frears
Director
Stephen Frears
Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis Gordon Warnecke
Language
English
Publisher
[Amsterdam]:: Homescreen, [jaar van uitgave niet vastgesteld]
1 dvd-video
Playing time
93 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands Oorspr. uitgebracht in 1985
EAN
8717249470830

About Stephen Frears

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Stephen Arthur Frears (born 20 June 1941) is an English director and producer of film and television often depicting real life stories as well as projects that explore social class through sharply drawn characters.

Frears started his career working as an assistant director in theatre and film while directing numerous television plays. In 1971 he directed his first feature film, Gumshoe. After more television work, he won acclaim for the gay romance film, My Beautiful Laundrette (1985), featuring a breakout performance from a young Daniel Day-Lewis. He continued to garner praise with Prick Up Your Ears (1987), a biographical movie about British playwright Joe Orton. He followed with the American films Dangerous Liaisons (1988) and The Grifters (1990), the latter receiving a nomination for Best Director.

In 2000 Frears adaptated Nick Hornby's novel, High Fidelity, into a feature film with …Read more on Wikipedia