A Merry War
|Director of Photography:||Giles Nuttgens|
|Production Designer:||Sarah Greenwood|
|Producers:||Robert Bierman, Joyce Herlihy, Peter Shaw and John Wolstenholme|
|First Independent Films; 101 minutes; NR|
|Cast:||Richard E. Grant, Helena Bonham Carter, Julian Wadham and Jim Carter|
|Based on the novel by George Orwell|
This film comes from the George Orwell novel about a rising poet (Grant) who strives to live a life of unconventionality - even if it means everyone hates him (including the moviegoing audience!). Still, the script is droll and the cast, especially Bonham-Carter, is high caliber.