GenreDrama, Romance
DirectorsSophie Barthes
CastMia Wasikowska, Paul Giamatti, Ezra Miller, Rhys Ifans, Henry Lloyd-Hughes
CountriesUnited Kingdom, Belgium, France, Germany
Production year2014
Running time01:58


In MADAME BOVARY, Mia Wasikowska, known from Jane Eyre and Alice in Wonderland, will star as Emma Bovary, a young beauty who impulsively marries a small-town doctor to leave her father's pig farm far behind. But after being introduced to the glamorous world of high society, she soon becomes bored with her stodgy mate, and so seeks excitement and status outside the bonds of marriage.

Plot outline

The beautiful wife of a small-town doctor engages in extra marital affairs in an attempt to advance her social status.