Want good things to happen to you? Follow us on Facebook.

Watch Featured Movies

Hilary and Jackie: British sisters Hilary du Pré and Jacqueline du Pré are both talented musicians, Hilary a flautist, Jackie a cellist. With regard to their musical prowess, they have always had a friendly competitive nature with each other, fueled in large part by the want of their pianist mother, Iris, for them to achieve musical greatness. But underlying this friendliness is a deep desire to be truly better than the other. Despite or perhaps in part because of her flamboyant performance style, the younger Jackie emerges from the shadows of older Hilary's more triumphant childhood successes to become the renowned musician in the family. Although both continue with their music and both end up marrying (Hilary to Kiffer Finzi, and Jackie to pianist Daniel Barenboim), Hilary focuses on her home life, whereas Jackie focuses on her career. A seemingly odd request by Jackie to Hilary is later understood, but Hilary's agreement to that request demonstrates the true nature of their loving but unusual sisterly relationship.

  • Currently 3.11/5
(80 votes)
Ratings: IMDB: 7.3/10 Metascore: 78% RT: 89%
Released: September 05, 1998
Runtime: 121 mins
Genres: Biography Drama Music
Countries: UK
Director: Anand Tucker
Actors: Anthony Smee Bill Paterson Carla Mendonça Celia Imrie Charles Dance David Morrissey Delia Lindsay Emily Watson James Frain John Gough Jon Rumney Kika Mirylees Linda Spurrier Maggie McCarthy Michael Fish Nyree Dawn Porter Rachel Griffiths Robert Rietty Rupert Penry-Jones Stella Maris Vernon Dobtcheff

Hilary and Jackie Links

Version 1 7379 views Report Broken
  • Currently 5.00/5
(1 votes)
Version 2 17846 views Report Broken
  • Currently 5.00/5
(1 votes)
Version 3 10071 views Report Broken
  • Currently 5.00/5
(1 votes)
Version 4 3127 views Report Broken
  • Currently 2.73/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
(60 votes)
= Low Quality = Medium Quality = High Quality How do I watch these?

Sponsored Content

Similar to Hilary and Jackie

Hilary and Jackie Tags

Hilary and Jackie Comments

Posted by Precious1 5 years, 5 months ago
+10 | +12 / -2

"Powerful and disturbing drama, great acting, complex characters, terrific classical music and extraordinary character development"!!!When she could hear his baby in the background killed me most.

Posted by TheComedyQueen 3 years, 1 month ago
+2 | +2 / -0

Very good drama, interesting, complex characters that you just fall into. Beautiful music and casting. I'll definitely be watching it again.

Post a Comment

Please login to make a comment

Hilary and Jackie Reviews



Remember Me
Forgot Login | Make a Free Account

Information

LetMeWatchThis Guide TV Schedule

Support the Site

Site Updates and News

Did you know you can use Primewire.org and Primewire.is to access this site? Well, now you do.
Check out the personalized TV Schedule.

Primewire Trivia

Latest Comments

Brooklyn Nine-Nine

marquie16 : I love Damon Wayans Jr! So happy to see him on the show, great episode!

The Corpse of Anna Fritz

hantstwo : the story of three buddies that stop off for a cold one

Web of Lies

sourcandy : Manuel is no different than los Cholos..lacra humana..they all should get death ...

Gossip Girl

OneAndOnlyT : Rewatching this years later and realizing how disturbing Serena and Ben's relati ...

Grimm

jduke911 : So i'm betting they put Nic's mom in Juliet's body, any takers?

Convergence

idrow : Confusing, disjointed, hard to follow and then boring. I gave up after 45 minut ...

Up in Smoke

Dreamkid1992 : This has to be the funniest movie ever made hands down. It has amazing classic g ...

More Comments

Support the Site