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503 Ratings

The Libertine

Directed by Laurence Dunmore
Australia, United Kingdom, 2004
Drama, History


The story of John Wilmot, a.k.a. the Earl of Rochester, a 17th century poet who famously drank and debauched his way to an early grave, only to earn posthumous critical acclaim for his life’s work.

The Libertine Directed by Laurence Dunmore

Awards & Festivals

British Independent Film Awards

2005 | Winner: Best Supporting Actor/Actress

2005 | 7 nominations including: Best British Independent Film

Women Film Critics Circle Awards

2005 | Winner: Most Offensive Male Character

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