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Love in the time of cholera [DVD videorecording] / New Line Cinema presents a Stone Village Pictures production in association with Grosvenor Park Media ; produced by Scott Steindorff ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood ; directed by Mike Newell.

Steindorff, Scott, 1959- (Added Author). Harwood, Ronald, 1934- (Added Author). Newell, Mike, 1942- (Added Author). Bratt, Benjamin, 1963- (Added Author). Mezzogiorno, Giovanna, 1974- (Added Author). Bardem, Javier, 1969- (Added Author). Schreiber, Liev. (Added Author). García Márquez, Gabriel, 1927-2014 Amor en los tiempos del cólera. (Added Author). New Line Cinema Corporation. (Added Author). Stone Village Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Grosvenor Park Media. (Added Author). New Line Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Benjamin Bratt, Giovanna Mezzogiorno, Javier Bardem, Liev Schreiber. (Cast).


Florentino is a poetry-writing telegraph operator who lives in a Central American city. He spots the graceful Fermina while making his rounds, and finds himself in love. While Florentino's mother encourages the courtship, Fermina's father absolutely forbids it. Years pass, and the well-born Dr. Urbino treats Fermina for a case of cholera. When Urbino proposes, Fermina accepts. A distraught Florentino decides to wait. With the help of his uncle, he amasses wealth of his own. All the while, he drifts from woman to woman, never really finding what he is looking for in a woman. After five decades of waiting, he gets a second chance to win Fermina's heart.

Record details

  • ISBN: 0780680138
  • ISBN: 9780780680135
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (138 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : New Line Home Entertainment : [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007.
Based on the novel "El amor en los tiempos del cólera" by Gabriel García Marquez.
Special features: Feature commentary by Director Mike Newell ; "The Making of Love in the Time of Cholera" ; deleted scenes ; deleted scenes commentary by Editor Mick Audsley ; theatrical trailer. Supplemental material not rated.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Affonso Beato ; editor, Mick Audsley ; music, Antonio Pinto ; costume designer, Marit Allen ; production designer, Wolf Kroeger.
Participant or Performer Note:
Benjamin Bratt, Giovanna Mezzogiorno, Javier Bardem, Liev Schreiber.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Rated R; for sexual content/nudity and brief language.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1, stereo surround sound, widescreen (2.35:1).
Language Note:
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing. Includes English and Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Cholera > Central America > Drama.
Love > Central America > Drama.
Physician and patient > Central America > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Central America > Drama.
Central America > Drama.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Romance films.
Feature films.

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