Maurice Movies & Media Adaptations

This Study Guide consists of approximately 37 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Maurice.
This section contains 73 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy the Maurice Study Guide

In 1987, Kit Hesket-Harvey and James Ivory adapted Maurice to a 140-minute color film, the piece directed by Ivory and produced by Merchant-Ivory Productions. The cast of the film included James Wilby, Hugh Grant, Rupert Graves, Denholm Elliott, Simon Callow, Billie Whitelaw, Ben Kingsley, and Judy Parfitt. It could muster only a single Academy Award—that being for costume design. The themes and characterizations in the screenplay generally follow the spirit of Forster's novel.

(read more from the Adaptations section)

This section contains 73 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy the Maurice Study Guide
Copyrights
Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults
Maurice from Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.