Released Date
March 29, 2002
Distributor
Miramax
Genre
Drama
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$5,594,617 + $10,559,336 = $16,153,953
46

Kate Winslet

as Young Iris

86

Judi Dench

as Iris Murdoch

57

Hugh Bonneville

as Young John

72

Jim Broadbent

as John Bayley

48

Kris Marshall

as Dr Gudgeon

75

Penelope Wilton

as Janet Stone

46

Siobhan Hayes

as Checkout girl

86

Timothy West

as Maurice

55

Samuel West

as Young Maurice

55

Juliet Aubrey

as Young Janet

About Iris

True story of the lifelong romance between novelist Iris Murdoch and her husband John Bayley, from their student days through her battle with Alzheimer's disease.

About

Biopic centering on Irish novelist Dame Iris Murdoch and her relationship with husband John Bayley from their early student days through her bout with Alzheimer's disease.

Trivia

The cast dominated the Academy Awards with a win by Jim Broadbent for Supporting Actor and nominations for Judi Dench and Kate Winslet for Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress, respectively.