The Remains of the Day is a 1993 film adapted from the novel by Kazuo Ishiguro. It starred Anthony Hopkins as Stevens and Emma Thompson as Miss Kenton with James Fox, Christopher Reeve, Hugh Grant and Ben Chaplin. The film was nominated for eight Academy Awards.
Reverend Domonic Spinosi blesses the remains believed to be those of the Grand Duchess of Russia Anastasia Romanov at a funeral parlor. The remains were blessed before being prepared by a forensic scientist for dispatching to Oxford University for DNA profiling