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Duration: 2 hours, 34 minutes

Romantic epic. During the end of World War II a badly burned man lies in an abandoned Italian monastery, watched over by a French Canadian nurse. Nobody knows who he is or how he received his injuries. Then, the 'English patient' tells his tragic story of a passionate affair with a married woman, and of a betrayal.

Last on

Tue 27 Nov 2012 00:25 BBC One Scotland only


Count Laszlo de Almasy
Ralph Fiennes
Anthony Minghella
Katherine Clifton
Kristin Scott Thomas
Juliette Binoche
Willem Dafoe
Geoffrey Clifton
Colin Firth
Julian Wadham
Clive Merrison
Saul Zaentz
Anthony Minghella


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