Available to Rent or Buy on Apple iTunes

Available to Rent or Buy

Watch Now

Oscar and Lucinda (1997)

R 12/31/1997 (US) DramaRomance 2h 12m

They dared to play the game of love, faith, and chance.


After a childhood of abuse by his evangelistic father, misfit Oscar Hopkins becomes an Anglican minister and develops a divine obsession with gambling. Lucinda Leplastrier is a rich Australian heiress shopping in London for materials for her newly acquired glass factory back home. Deciding to travel to Australia as a missionary, Oscar meets Lucinda aboard ship, and a mutual obsession blossoms. They make a wager that will alter each of their destinies.

  1. Gillian Armstrong


  2. Peter Carey


  3. Laura Jones


Top Billed Cast

  1. Ralph Fiennes

    Ralph Fiennes

    Oscar Hopkins

  2. Cate Blanchett

    Cate Blanchett

    Lucinda Leplastrier

  3. Ciarán Hinds

    Ciarán Hinds

    Reverend Dennis Hasset

  4. Tom Wilkinson

    Tom Wilkinson

    Hugh Stratton

  5. Richard Roxburgh

    Richard Roxburgh

    Mr. Jeffries

  6. Christian Manon

    Mr. Tomasetti

  7. Clive Russell

    Clive Russell


  8. Barnaby Kay

    Barnaby Kay


  9. Linda Bassett

    Linda Bassett

    Betty Stratton

  10. View More

Full Cast & Crew

Oscar and Lucinda
Oscar and Lucinda

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $16,000,000.00

Revenue $1,897,404.00


Content Score


Yes! Looking good!

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

Login to report an issue

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Can't find a movie or TV show? Login to create it.


s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page

Want to rate or add this item to a list?