"[38], In December 2018, it was released in several cinemas across the UK. Jan attempts to steal some of the bulbs, but is knocked out by the abbess of St. Ursula. [3], In North America, Tulip Fever was projected to gross $1–2 million from 765 theaters in its opening weekend. Maria realizes that she is pregnant with Willem's child. Meanwhile, Sophia's friend, the housemaid Maria, is in a courtship with the neighborhood fishmonger, Willem. Set in the Netherlands in the 17th century, during the period of the tulip mania, Sophia, an orphan, is betrothed to the elderly Cornelis.

Set in the Netherlands in the 17th century, during the period of the tulip mania, Sophia, an orphan, is betrothed to the elderly Cornelis.

The character of the painter Jan, an acquaintance of Rembrandt, provides the pretext for fleeting meditations on art's ability to transform and transfix life. Tulips, flowers, and petals play a far greater role in the story than as simply a trading commodity. [39] It was also the penultimate film to be produced by The Weinstein Company, prior to its closure on 16 July 2018.[40].

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"[38], In December 2018, it was released in several cinemas across the UK. [39] It was also the penultimate film to be produced by The Weinstein Company, prior to its closure on 16 July 2018.[40].

3. The waterway was also constructed from scratch, complete with barges and donkeys crossing humpback bridges. "Review: 'Tulip Fever' Delivers a Wilted Period Piece", "The Long, Strange Trip of Tulip Fever to Theaters", "Judi Dench to star in Tulip Fever movie", "Why 'Tulip Fever' Took Nearly 20 Years to Reach the Screen (Guest Column)", "In Conversation: Alison Owen (Producer of Saving Mr. Banks, Shaun of the Dead, Tamara Drewe)", "Dane DeHaan Feeling 'Tulip Fever,' Melisandre Feels 'Incarnate,' Alan Arkin & Amanda Seyfried Have A 'Wonderful Time' & More", "Christoph Waltz Picks 'Tulip Fever' (Exclusive)", "UK Model Cara Delevingne In Talks For 'Tulip Fever' & 'Pan' Roles", "Cressida Bonas Cast In New Weinstein Movie Prince Harry's ex sets sights on Hollywood", "Anna Kendrick To Voice Lead In 'Trolls'; David Harewood Joins 'Tulip Fever' Cast", "Filming begins for Tulip Fever at Norwich Cathedral", "One Direction star Harry Styles could have been in a movie kissing Cara Delevingne, but hey, didn't have the time", "One Direction Singer Harry Styles Offered Role In Christopher Nolan's 'Dunkirk, "Tulip Fever starring Alicia Vikander, Christoph Waltz & Dane DeHaan ... coming soon? [22] Other filming locations include Norwich Cathedral,[15] Holkham (in Norfolk),[23] Tilbury (in Essex), Kentwell Hall (in Suffolk), and at Pinewood Studios on various dates throughout June and July in 2014. Cornelis believes this to have something to do with a mistake he made in the past, with his previous wife: she miscarried their first child and when Cornelis asked the doctor to save the second child over the wife, he feels that God punished him by taking both his wife and his child away. 4. Additionally, the school's courtyard was used as the brewery yard in the story. It was reviewed by Adam White of The Daily Telegraph, as "handsome yet cripplingly dull Tulip Fever is every bit a throwback to that age of Chocolat and Captain Corelli’s Mandolin" and it suffers from "clumsy post-production work". 1 For 3rd Weekend With $12.9M", "Crazed Clown Cashes Smashes Sept., Genre Records As Stephen King's 'It' Pulls In $123M+ Opening", "Tulip Fever review: covered in Harvey Weinstein's grubby fingerprints", "Weinstein Company files for bankruptcy and frees staff from secrecy orders", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Tulip_Fever&oldid=981170141, Short description is different from Wikidata, Articles with unsourced statements from April 2020, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 30 September 2020, at 18:11. There a prostitute robs him of the large sum of money he has built up on the tulip market. , Tulip Fever has grossed $2.4 million in the United States and Canada and $5.9 million in other territories for a total of $8.3 million, against a production budget of $25 million. He hears that the nuns at St. Ursula (the convent Sophia came from) raise tulips in their gardens.

Cornelis decides to hire a painter, so that he could at least be remembered as having had a beautiful young wife, should he have no heir to continue his legacy. Jan attempts to steal some of the bulbs, but is knocked out by the abbess of St. Ursula. The film was originally planned to be made in 2004 on a $48 million budget, with Jude Law, Keira Knightley and Jim Broadbent as lead actors, John Madden as director and Steven Spielberg producing through DreamWorks. Kindle Edition. How is this ironic? English novelist Deborah Moggach has herself created an efficient device to induce her reader to turn the pages. It grossed $8 million worldwide against its $25 million budget. [28][29] It was then pulled from the schedule,[30] and later moved to August 25, 2017. Eight years later, the abbess of St. Ursula visits Jan and views his artwork of Sophia. The following version of the novel was used to create this study guide: Moggach, Deborah, Tulip Fever, The Dial Press, December 18, 2007. [26] The film was originally scheduled to be released in November 2015, but was pushed back to July 15, 2016[27] and then delayed again until February 24, 2017.

At twenty-four, Sophia feels little more than gratitude toward her sixty-one-year-old husband, but she and Jan are soon ardent, furtive lovers. [28] [29] It was then pulled from the schedule,[30] and later moved to August 25, 2017. The novel's point of view alternates, somewhat awkwardly, between Sophia's narration and an objective account. Maria explains her condition to Sophia and threatens to reveal Sophia's affair to Cornelis, if Cornelis were to find out about her pregnancy. The plot follows a 17th-century painter in Amsterdam who falls in love with a married woman whose portrait he has been commissioned to paint. [35], On review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes, the film has an approval rating of 10% based on 59 reviews, with an average rating of 4.4/10. With Willem gone, the baby will be born out of wedlock. Crushed by what he thinks is Maria's unfaithfulness, he goes to a pub to drown his sorrows. It stars Alicia Vikander, Dane DeHaan, Jack O'Connell, Holliday Grainger, Tom Hollander, Matthew Morrison, Kevin McKidd, Douglas Hodge, Joanna Scanlan, Zach Galifianakis, Judi Dench, and Christoph Waltz. [16] [17], The crew of Tulip Fever included cinematographer Eigil Bryld, production designer Simon Elliott, costume designer Michael O’Connor, hair and make-up designer Daniel Phillips and editor Rick Russell.

2. [19] The London-based Welsh portrait artist Jamie Routley did the original portraits that are seen in the film. Review: ‘Tulip Fever’ Delivers a Wilted Period Piece, The Long, Strange Trip of Tulip Fever to Theaters, 'Tulip Fever' starring Allentown native Dane DeHaan is on area screens, finally, Why 'Tulip Fever' Took Nearly 20 Years to Reach the Screen (Guest Column), In Conversation: Alison Owen (Producer of Saving Mr. Banks, Shaun of the Dead, Tamara Drewe), Dane DeHaan Feeling 'Tulip Fever,' Melisandre Feels 'Incarnate,' Alan Arkin & Amanda Seyfried Have A 'Wonderful Time' & More, Christoph Waltz Picks 'Tulip Fever' (Exclusive), UK Model Cara Delevingne In Talks For ‘Tulip Fever’ & ‘Pan’ Roles, Cressida Bonas Cast In New Weinstein Movie Prince Harry’s ex sets sights on Hollywood, Anna Kendrick To Voice Lead In 'Trolls'; David Harewood Joins 'Tulip Fever' Cast, Filming begins for Tulip Fever at Norwich Cathedral, One Direction star Harry Styles could have been in a movie kissing Cara Delevingne, but hey, didn’t have the time, One Direction Singer Harry Styles Offered Role In Christopher Nolan’s ‘Dunkirk’, Tulip Fever starring Alicia Vikander, Christoph Waltz & Dane DeHaan ... coming soon? Filming took place at Cobham Hall in Gravesend, Kent where production transformed a wing at the school into a 17th-century Amsterdam Gracht. [12] That same month Tom Hollander, Cressida Bonas, and David Harewood joined the cast. The music, costumes and setup to the plot were immediately engaging. In the 1630s, Amsterdam society was very hierarchical. Footage from the film was screened in May 2015 at the 68th Cannes Film Festival. Tulip Fever is a 2017 historical romantic drama film directed by Justin Chadwick and written by Deborah Moggach and Tom Stoppard, adapted from Moggach's novel of the same name. Willem is speculating in the tulip market, and is doing quite well - expecting to be independently prosperous and able to marry Maria, he even sells his business to another fishmonger. Ashamed of herself, Sophia runs away and Jan is unable to find her. Sophia conspires with Maria and decides to pass off the pregnancy as her own. When he tries to retrieve the money, he is beaten up and forcibly inducted into the navy for causing a ruckus.