Genre: Drama, Romance, Biography
Director: Paul McGuigan (Victor Frankenstein, Wicker Park)
Cast: Annette Bening (20th Century Women), Jamie Bell (Billy Elliott), Julie Walters (Billy Elliott), Vanessa Redgrave (Song For Marion)
Based on Peter Turner's memoir, FILM STARS DON'T DIE IN LIVERPOOL follows the playful but passionate releationship beween Turner (Jamie Bell), and the eccentric Academy Award winning actress Gloria Grahame (Annette Bening) in 1978 Liverpool.
What starts as a vibrant affair between a legendary femme fatale and her young lover, quickly grows into a deeper relationship, with Turner being the person Gloria turns to for comfort. Their passion for life is tested to the limit by events beyond their control.
"There is a tremendous warmth and tenderness to this sweet, sad love story" (Guardian)
"Featuring a stunning cast, FILM STARS DON'T DIE IN LIVERPOOL captivates from the off, sending you on a glitzy, well-crafted journey that will leave you overcome with emotion throughout." (Hollywood News)
Runtime: 105 mins