About

In 1950s New York, a department-store clerk who dreams of a better life falls for an older, married woman.

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Directed by

Todd Haynes

Written by

Phyllis Nagy (Screenplay)
Patricia Highsmith (Novel)

Runtime

118 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

Some people change your life forever.

Cast

Keywords

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Photos

Lists

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

#2 on The 50 Most Critically-Acclaimed Films of 2015 They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#69 on The 21st Century’s 100 greatest films BBC

Edgar Wright's 1000 favorite movies Edgar Wright

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Costume Design Sandy Powell

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score Carter Burwell

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role Cate Blanchett

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role