Polygram USA Video (1/14/2000)
Comedy, Drama, Musical
In Collection
Seen ItYes
IMDB   7.4
161 mins UK / English
DVD  Region 1   R (Restricted)
Allan Corduner Arthur Sullivan
Dexter Fletcher Louis
Sukie Smith Clothilde
Roger Heathcott Stage Doorkeeper
Wendy Nottingham Helen Lenoir
Stefan Bednarczyk Frank Cellier
Geoffrey Hutchings Armourer
Timothy Spall Richard Temple
Francis Lee Butt
William Neenan Cook
Adam Searle Shrimp
Martin Savage George Grossmith
Jim Broadbent William Schwenck Gilbert
Lesley Manville Lucy Gilbert (Kitty)
Kate Doherty Mrs. Judd
Kenneth Hadley Pidgeon
Keeley Gainey Maidservant
Ron Cook Richard D'Oyly Carte
Eleanor David Fanny Ronalds
Gary Yershon Pianist in Brothel
Mike Leigh
Producer Georgina Lowe
Simon Channing Williams
Writer Mike Leigh
Cinematography Dick Pope

After their production "Princess Ida" meets with less-than-stunning reviews, the relationship between Gilbert and Sullivan is strained to breaking. Their friends and associates attempt to get the two to work together again, which opens the way to "The Mikado," one of the duo's greatest successes.
Edition Details
Distributor Polygram USA Video
Chapters 39
Release Date 6/20/2000
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio 1.85:1
Subtitles French; Spanish
Audio Tracks English Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Discs/Tapes 1

Interactive menus, Subtitles for hard of hearing (English), Bonus footage, Trailers, Commentary (Mike Leigh.)