Starring Jeremy Irons, Melanie Griffith, Frank Langella, Dominique Swain, Suzanne Shepherd and Keith Reddin, "Lolita" is a Drama/Romance film directed by Adrian Lyne, and written by Stephen Schiff (screenplay), released in the USA on July 22 of 1998.
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Who directed "Lolita":
Lolita was directed by Adrian Lyne, an English director.
Before directing Lolita, Adrian Lyne had directed Indecent Proposal, released in 1993, Jacob's Ladder (1990), Fatal Attraction (1987), Flashdance (1983), Foxes (1980). Since, he directed The Town, released in 2009.
When was "Lolita" released:
Lolita was initally released in the United States on Wednesday, July 22, 1998. Also released on this day was The Electric Urn (dir. Dean Bivins). This was twenty-one (21) years ago.
It has been released on Friday, May 08, 1998 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, January 14, 1998 in France; Thursday, January 01, 1998 in Germany; Saturday, September 27, 1997 in Italy; Thursday, October 02, 1997 in Spain and on Thursday, April 08, 1999 in Australia.
What is the casting of "Lolita":
At the casting of Lolita we find Jeremy Irons, previously seen in Die Hard: With a Vengeance (1995) and The Lion King (1994); Melanie Griffith (Another Day in Paradise (1997), Two Much (1995)); Frank Langella (Eddie (1996), Cutthroat Island (1995)) [ more... ]
- Jeremy Irons and Ronald Pickup also appeared in The Mission, released in 1986.
- Keith Reddin and Jeremy Irons also worked together in Reversal of Fortune, released in 1990.
- Jeremy Irons and Michael Culkin can both be seen in Being Julia, released in 2004.
- Ronald Pickup and Jeremy Irons can also be seen in Nijinsky, released in 1980.
What is the Storyline of "Lolita":
In 1947, Humbert Humbert (Jeremy Irons), a European professor of French literature, travels to the United States to take a teaching position in New Hampshire. He rents a room in the home of widow Charlotte Haze (Melanie Griffith), largely because he sees her adolescent daughter Dolores (Dominique Swain), also called "Lo", while touring the house. Obsessed from boyhood with girls of this age (whom he calls "nymphets"), partly because of a boyhood sexual experience and subsequent tragic loss, Humbert marries [...]
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