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571 Ratings


Directed by James Ivory
United Kingdom, 1987
Drama, Romance, LGBT+


Set against the stifling conformity of pre-World War I English society, Maurice is a story of coming to terms with one’s sexuality and identity in the face of disapproval and misunderstanding. Maurice Hall (James Wilby) and Clive Durham (Hugh Grant) find themselves falling in love at Cambridge.

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Maurice Directed by James Ivory

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1987 | 3 wins including: Best Music

Academy Awards

1988 | Nominee: Best Costume Design

Ghent Film Festival

2018 | Classics

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