'The Importance of Being Earnest' NPR's Bob Mondello brings us a review of the latest movie version of Oscar Wilde's play, The Importance of Being Earnest. He says that Wilde's script is full of quick wit, and that this film's new approaches -- songs performed by the actors, for example -- don't detract.

'The Importance of Being Earnest'

'The Importance of Being Earnest'

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NPR's Bob Mondello brings us a review of the latest movie version of Oscar Wilde's play, The Importance of Being Earnest. He says that Wilde's script is full of quick wit, and that this film's new approaches — songs performed by the actors, for example — don't detract.