Perfume

2006

Tom Tykwer
Director

Interesting attempt at Patrick Suskind's excellent novel of scents serial killers. Apparently it is easier to convey smell in print rather than cinematically. Superior and very different to your average crime thriller though.


26th December 2006
Cinema






5th January 2007
Cinema






30th April 2007
DVD



141 mins
1.78:1


24th July 2007
DVD



147 mins





Ben Whishaw
Jean-Baptiste Grenouille
Simon Chandler
Mayor of Grasse
David Calder
Bishop of Grasse
Birgit Minichmayr
Grenouille's Mother
Sian Thomas
Madame Gaillard
Michael Smiley
Porter
Perry Millward
Marcel
Sam Douglas
Grimal
Bridget McConnell
Aunt
Karoline Herfurth
The Plum Girl
Timothy Davies
Chenier
Dustin Hoffman
Giuseppe Baldini
Rachel Hurd-Wood
Laura
Alan Rickman
Richis
Corinna Harfouch
Madame Arnulfi
Paul Berrondo
Druot
Joanna Griffiths
Marianne
Toby Harper
Police Lieutenant
Jerome Willis
Councillor 1
Fermí Reixach
Councillor 2 (as Fermi Reixach)
Derek Smee
Councillor 3
John Hurt
Narrator (voice)