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

It's time to stop hiding from the truth.

Cast

Keywords

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

Photos

Lists

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

#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

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Cinematography

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Original Score Elmer Bernstein

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role Julianne Moore

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Original Screenplay