A Price Above Rubies1998

A Price Above Rubies

Released in the USA on January 22 of 1998, "A Price Above Rubies" (also known as "Gioco dei rubini, Il", "Teurer als Rubine") is a Drama film directed and written by Boaz Yakin . Renée Zellweger and Christopher Eccleston are starring, alongside Julianna Margulies, Allen Payne, Glenn Fitzgerald and Kim Hunter.

In a world of rules... one woman is ruled by her passion.
Directed by:
Boaz Yakin
Written by:
Boaz Yakin
John Penotti and Lawrence Bender
JoAnn Fregalette Jansen
Executive producer:
Harvey Weinstein and Bob Weinstein
Line producer:
Adam Brightman


The film tells the story of Sonia (Zellweger), a young Brooklyn woman who has just given birth to her first child. She is married, through an arranged marriage, to Mendel (Glenn Fitzgerald), a devout Hasidic Jew who is too immersed in his studies to give his wife the attention she craves. As a result, Sonia develops a relationship with Mendel's brother, the jeweller Sender (Eccleston), who brings her into the business. Sender is the only release for Sonia's repressed sexuality, and he takes full advantage [...]



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Who is the director of "A Price Above Rubies"?

Boaz Yakin is an American writer, screenwriter, producer, and director.

Boaz Yakin has directed movies such as "Remember the Titans", released in 2000, "Safe" (2011), "Death in Love" (2008).


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What was the release date of "A Price Above Rubies"?

"A Price Above Rubies" was initally released in the United States on Thursday, January 22, 1998. Also released on this day was "Animals and the Tollkeeper" (dir. M. Di Jiacomo)

Release date for the United States:
  • Thursday, January 22, 1998

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