About

In 1950s Connecticut, a housewife faces a marital crisis and mounting racial tensions in the outside world.

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Directed by

Todd Haynes

Written by

Todd Haynes (Screenplay)

Runtime

107 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

What imprisons desires of the heart?

Cast

Keywords

husband wife relationship relationship male homosexuality housewife 1950s interracial relationship people black people connecticut botanist suburbs relationships

Photos

Lists

#220 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

#32 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss

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

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

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Original Score Elmer Bernstein

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Original Screenplay

Oscar nomination for Best Cinematography

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role Julianne Moore