The Wedding Gift

The Wedding Gift
The Wedding Gift

Single Film

1992 1 x 120 minutes

A.K.A. Wide Eyed & Legless

The movie chronicles the struggles of Deric (Jim Broadbent) and Diana Longden (Julie Walters), a happily married couple who try to cope with Diana's inexplicable degenerative disease which causes occasional paralysis of her extremities and periodic blackouts. One day, while attending a literary luncheon, Deric meets Aileen Armitage (Sian Thomas), a woman novelist with whom he strikes up a close friendship. Diana soon discover their relationship and calls Aileen, asking to meet her.        

Writer

  • Jack Rosenthal

Director

  • Richard Loncraine

Producer

  • David Lascelles

Top Billed Cast

  • Julie Walters
  • Jim Broadbent

Executive Producers

  • Richard Broke
  • Margaret Natheson