Remains of the Day 1993

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One of my all-time favorites The Remains of the Day is based on a novel by Kazuo Ishiguro. Anthony Hopkins plays Stevens, the “perfect” butler to a prosperous British household of the 1930s. He is so unswervingly devoted to serving his master, a well-meaning but callow British lord (James Fox), that he shuts himself off … Read moreRemains of the Day 1993

Carol 2015 | US Nov 20 | UK Nov27, 2015

Set in 1950s New York, Carol is a 2015 British-American romantic drama film directed by Todd Haynes, with a screenplay by Phyllis Nagy based on the novel The Price of Salt (also known as Carol) by Patricia Highsmith. The film stars Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Sarah Paulson and Kyle Chandler. The film tells the story … Read moreCarol 2015 | US Nov 20 | UK Nov27, 2015