The Painted Veil | 2006

Drama, Adaptation
In the 1920s, a young English couple--Walter, a middle class doctor and Kitty, an upper-class woman--get married for the wrong reasons and relocate to Shanghai, where she falls in love with someone else. When he ...more
Director: John Curran
Awards: 1 Golden Globe win. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations | full awards »

Cast

... Kitty Fane

Actor

... Walter Fane

Actor

... Charlie Townsend

Actor

... Mother Superior

Actor

... Waddington

Actor

... Mary

Actor

... Leona

Actor

... Colonel Yu

Actor

... Hostess

Actor

... Te-Ming

Actor

... Student 1

Actor

... Mr Garstin

Actor

Company

Production Company

Annette Miles, Australia

Production Company

Atlab-Gold Coast, Australia

Production Company

BEIJING TAKAHASHI CULTURE

Production Company

Cinerent

Production Company

Synopsis

In the 1920s, a young English couple--Walter, a middle class doctor and Kitty, an upper-class woman--get married for the wrong reasons and relocate to Shanghai, where she falls in love with someone else. When he uncovers her infidelity, in an act of vengeance, he accepts a job in a remote village in China ravaged by a deadly epidemic, and takes her along. Their journey brings meaning to their relationship and gives them purpose in one of the most remote and beautiful places on earth.

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