Vincent & Theo

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Vincent & Theo
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Directed by Robert Altman
Produced by Robert Altman
Ludi Boeken[1]
Written by Julian Mitchell
Starring Tim Roth
Paul Rhys
Music by Gabriel Yared
Edited by Geraldine Peroni
Release dates
November 2, 1990
Running time
197 minutes (BBC)
133 minutes (DVD)
Country Netherlands
United Kingdom
Language English
Box office $2,231,274

Vincent & Theo is a 1990 biographical drama film directed by Robert Altman, starring Tim Roth and Paul Rhys. The movie is an exploration of the relationship between Vincent van Gogh and his art dealer brother, Theo.

Originally a four-hour mini-series for the BBC, Robert Altman and writer Julian Mitchell were able to pare it down to two and a half hours.[2] The production saved money by hiring art students to reproduce Van Gogh's masterpieces.[2][citation needed]



Vincent & Theo received positive reviews from critics, as the film holds an 88% rating on Rotten Tomatoes based on 26 reviews.


Christian Faure was the assistant director of the movie.


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