About

"The Hours" is the story of three women searching for more potent, meaningful lives. Each is alive at a different time and place, all are linked by their yearnings and their fears. Their stories intertwine, and finally come together in a surprising, transcendent moment of shared recognition.

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Directed by

Stephen Daldry

Written by

David Hare (Screenplay)
Michael Cunningham (Novel)

Runtime

114 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The time to hide is over. The time to regret is gone. The time to live is now.

Cast

Keywords

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Photos

Lists

#224 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar for Best Actress in a Leading Role Nicole Kidman

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role Julianne Moore

Oscar nomination for Best Director

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay