With a reputation for seducing members of the opposite sex, regardless of their marital status, a notorious womanizer discovers a beauty who seems impervious to his charms. However, as he continues to pursue the indifferent lady, he finds himself falling in love.
Heath Ledger plays the fabled romantic as a man who, after failing to win the affection of a particular Venetian woman, strives to discover the real meaning of love.
Casanova is in love with Francesca, who thinks he is a friend of himself even though he is engaged to Victoria, who is the love of Giovanni, Francesca’s brother. Francesca is betrothed to Paprizzio who thinks Casanova is the feminist writer Guardi, who is really Francessca’s nomme de plume. Amidst all these secret identities and misunderstandings, the Catholic Church sends Pucci to bring Casanova and Guardi to trial for heresy. Written by Ploy P.
|Tagline:||He won every woman’s heart. She won his.|
|Cast:||Charlie Cox, Heath Ledger, Helen McCrory, Jeremy Irons, Ken Stott, Lauren Cohan, Leigh Lawson, Lena Olin, Natalie Dormer, Oliver Platt, Omid Djalili, Paddy Ward, Phil Davis, Sienna Miller, Stephen Greif, Tim McInnerny|