The Painted Veil

The Painted Veil (2006)

Sometimes the greatest journey is the distance between two people.

  • Genre: Romance, Drama
  • Release Date: 2006-12-09
  • User Rating: 7.3/10 from 655 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 5min
  • Language: Français
  • Production Company: Yari Film Group
  • Production Country: Canada, China, United States of America
  • Director:
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A British medical doctor fights a cholera outbreak in a small Chinese village, while also being trapped at home in a loveless marriage to an unfaithful wife.

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  • Edward Norton

    as Dr. Walter Fane
  • Naomi Watts

    as Kitty Fane
  • Liev Schreiber

    as Charlie Townsend
  • Diana Rigg

    as Mother Superior
  • Toby Jones

    as Mr. Waddington
  • Anthony Wong

    as Colonel Yu
  • Juliet Howland

    as Dorothy Townsend
  • Ian Renwick

    as Geoffrey Denison
  • Bin Li

    as Te-Ming
  • Zoe Telford

    as Leona
  • Marie-Laure Descoureaux

    as Sister St. Joseph
  • Lorraine Laurence

    as Sister Maryse
  • Maggie Steed

    as Mrs. Garstin
  • Feng Li

    as Sung Ching
  • Yan Lü

    as Wan Xi
  • Xia Yu

    as Wu Lien
  • Catherine An

    as Hostess
  • Bill Marcus

    as Businessman in Colony Club
  • Maurice Herschtal

    as Businessman in Colony Club
  • Shobauro Hiratsuka

    as Businessman in Colony Club
  • John Cann

    as Businessman in Colony Club
Production Edward Norton Producer
Production Ellen Lewis Casting
Sound Alexandre Desplat Original Music Composer
Production Naomi Watts Producer
Production Bob Yari Producer
Production Mark Gordon Executive Producer
Camera Stuart Dryburgh Director of Photography
Sound Skip Lievsay Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Skip Lievsay Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Costume & Make-Up Ruth Myers Costume Design
Writing W. Somerset Maugham Novel
Sound Derek Vanderhorst Sound Designer
Sound Derek Vanderhorst Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Writing Ron Nyswaner Screenplay
Production Ron Nyswaner Executive Producer
Production Robert Katz Executive Producer
Editing Alexandre de Franceschi Editor
Directing John Curran Director
Production John Curran Executive Producer
Production Sara Colleton Producer
Production Antonia Barnard Producer
Production Antonia Barnard Line Producer
Production Jean-François Fonlupt Producer
Production Yasmine Golchan Producer
Production Ming Beaver Kwei Producer
Production Jiakun Zhang Line Producer
Art Juhua Tu Production Design
Art Peta Lawson Set Decoration
Sound Tim LeBlanc Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Editing Simon Njoo First Assistant Editor
Directing Sherrie Liu Script Supervisor
Sound Paul Menichini Sound Effects Editor
Sound Wayne Lemmer Sound Effects Editor
Sound Joel Dougherty Foley Editor
Directing John Mahaffie Second Unit Director
Sound Byron Wilson ADR Supervisor
Camera Glen Wilson Still Photographer
Editing Diva Magpayo First Assistant Editor
Sound David Lee Sound Recordist
Sound Gerry Nucifora Boom Operator