Notes on a Scandal

Notes on a Scandal (2006)

One woman's secret is another woman's power. One woman's fear is another woman's weapon. One woman's life is in another woman's hands....

  • Genre: Drama, Romance
  • Release Date: 2006-12-25
  • User Rating: 7.1/10 from 425 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 32min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Production Country: United Kingdom
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A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" also go well beyond platonic friendship.

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  • Judi Dench

    as Barbara Covett
  • Cate Blanchett

    as Sheba Hart
  • Bill Nighy

    as Richard Hart
  • Juno Temple

    as Polly Hart
  • Max Lewis

    as Ben Hart
  • Andrew Simpson

    as Steven Connolly
  • Michael Maloney

    as Sandy Pabblem
  • Joanna Scanlan

    as Sue Hodge
  • Shaun Parkes

    as Bill Rumer
  • Emma Kennedy

    as Linda
  • Syreeta Kumar

    as Gita
  • Wendy Nottingham

    as Elaine Clifford
  • Jill Baker

    as Sheba’s Mother
  • Alice Bird

    as Saskia
  • Benedict Taylor

    as Eddie
  • Stephen Kennedy

    as Mr. Connolly
  • Derbhle Crotty

    as Mrs. Connolly
  • Anne-Marie Duff

    as Annabel
  • Phil Davis

    as Brian Bangs
  • Julia McKenzie

    as Marjorie
  • Adrian Scarborough

    as Martin
  • Jill Baker

    as Sheba's Mother
  • Miranda Pleasence

    as Eddie's Wife
Directing Richard Eyre Director
Production Robert Fox Producer
Production Scott Rudin Producer
Sound Philip Glass Original Music Composer
Camera Chris Menges Director of Photography
Editing John Bloom Editor
Editing Antonia Van Drimmelen Editor
Production Shaheen Baig Casting
Production Maggie Lunn Casting
Art Tim Hatley Production Design
Art Caroline Smith Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Tim Hatley Costume Design
Production Redmond Morris Executive Producer
Writing Patrick Marber Screenplay
Writing Zoe Heller Novel
Art Les Benson Props