From Adrian Lyne, the director of `9 And A Half Weeks` and `Fatal Attraction`, comes this powerful, provocative and profoundly moving adaptation of a twentieth century literary masterpiece. When schoolteacher Hubert marries his landlady, Charlotte Haze, it`s purely to get close to her daughter Lolita, who reminds him of the childhood sweetheart he lost in tragic circumstances. But Humbert`s forbidden love becomes an obsession that threatens to engulf them both and change their live irrevocably. With a sumptuous score from Ennio Morricone (`The Mission`) and a stunning center performance from Dominique Swain (`Face/Off`), this classic loss of innocence has never before been so faithfully brought to the screen with every beguiling, disturbing and haunting moment intact.

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Lolita (1997)

Romance/Drama · 2h 17m

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The most talked about, written about, controversial movie of the year.

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From Adrian Lyne, the director of `9 And A Half Weeks` and `Fatal Attraction`, comes this powerful, provocative and profoundly moving adaptation of a twentieth century literary masterpiece. When schoolteacher Hubert marries his landlady, Charlotte Haze, it`s purely to get close to her daughter Lolita, who reminds him of the childhood sweetheart he lost in tragic circumstances. But Humbert`s forbidden love becomes an obsession that threatens to engulf them both and change their live irrevocably. With a sumptuous score from Ennio Morricone (`The Mission`) and a stunning center performance from Dominique Swain (`Face/Off`), this classic loss of innocence has never before been so faithfully brought to the screen with every beguiling, disturbing and haunting moment intact.

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Status

Released

Countries

France, United States

Production Companies

Guild, Lolita Productions, Pathé

Budget

$58,000,000
Part Of
Cast
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Jeremy Irons

Humbert Humbert
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Melanie Griffith

Charlotte Haze
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Frank Langella

Clare Quilty
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Dominique Swain

Dolores 'Lolita' Haze
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Suzanne Shepherd

Miss Pratt
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Keith Reddin

Reverend Rigger
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Erin J. Dean

Mona
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Joan Glover

Miss LaBone
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Pat Pierre Perkins

Louise (as Pat P. Perkins)
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Ed Grady

Dr. Melinik
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Michael Goodwin

Mr. Beale
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Angela Paton

Mrs. Holmes
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Ben Silverstone

Young Humbert Humbert
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Emma Griffiths Malin

Annabel Lee (as Emma Griffiths-Malin)
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Ronald Pickup

Young Humbert's Father
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Michael Culkin

Mr. Leigh
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Annabelle Apsion

Mrs. Leigh
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Don Brady

Frank McCoo
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Trip Hamilton

Mr. Blue
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Michael Dolan

Dick
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Muse Watson

(uncredited)
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Hallee Hirsh

Little Girl in Bunny Suit
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Scott Brian Higgs

Policeman (accident) (as Scot Brian Higgs)
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Mert Hatfield

Policeman (accident)
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Chris Jarman

Policeman
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Hudson Lee Long

Elderly Clerk
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Jim Grimshaw

Policeman
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Lenore Banks

Nurse at Hospital
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Dorothy Deavers

Receptionist
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Donnie Boswell Sr.

Taxi Driver (as 'Donnie Boswell Sr.')
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Judy Duggan

Solo Singer / Piano Player
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Margaret Hammonds

Nurse
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Paula Davis

Motel Clerk
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Tim Gallin

Hospital Orderly
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Brett Kinard

Gas Station Attendant (scenes deleted)
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Cy Fahrenholtz

Hotel Guest (uncredited)
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John Franklyn-Robbins

(uncredited)
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Kirk Gagnon

Car Hop (uncredited)
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Kathryn Peterson

Private School Guide (uncredited)
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Ian Schoen

Boy in Red Sweater (uncredited)
Crew
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Adrian Lyne

Director
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Vladimir Nabokov

Writer
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Stephen Schiff

Writer
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Disc Releases
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Lolita

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

10/12/1999

Disc Title Front Cover

Lolita

(DVD)

4/15/2003

Disc Title Front Cover

Lolita

(DVD)

Disc Title Front Cover

Lolita

(DVD)

9/25/1998

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