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111 Ratings

An Ideal Husband

Directed by Oliver Parker
United Kingdom, United States, 1999


Sir Robert Chiltern is a successful Government minister, well-off and with a loving wife. All this is threatened when Mrs Cheveley appears in London with damning evidence of a past misdeed.

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An Ideal Husband Directed by Oliver Parker

Awards & Festivals

National Board of Review

1999 | Winner: Best Supporting Actress

BAFTA Awards

2000 | 3 nominations including: Best Screenplay - Adapted

Golden Globes (USA)

2000 | 2 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

Critics reviews

One thing I enjoyed was Parker’s clever subterfuge at the beginning, which persuaded me that I was watching at least three other movies.
June 25, 1999
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