Mary Reilly is a 1996 American film directed by Stephen Frears and starring Julia Roberts. The movie was written by Christopher Hampton based on the novel Mary Reilly by Valerie Martin. This was the re-teaming of director Frears, screenwriter Hampton, and actors John Malkovich and Glenn Close, all of whom were involved in the Oscar-winning Dangerous Liaisons . Mary Reilly is a lonely servant in the home of Dr. Henry Jekyll, devoted to her position and her master. Slowly, a gradual friendship between Mary and the doctor begins as well as a growing attraction. However, the household is thrown...
|Release date:||February 23, 1996|
|Directed by:||Stephen Frears|
|Music by:||George Fenton|
|Screenplay by:||Christopher Hampton|
|Adapted from:||Mary Reilly|