Tag Archives: Patricia Highsmith

Carol. Trailer. Cate Blanchett. Rooney Mara. Sarah Paulson. Kyle Chandler. Jake Lacy.

Starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara & set against the glamourous backdrop of 1950s New York, Carol is an achingly beautiful depiction of love against the odds. From the author of The Talented Mr. Ripley and acclaimed director Todd Haynes comes a powerful drama about a married woman who risks everything when she embarks on a romance with a younger department store worker.

Carol. Teaser Trailer. Cate Blanchett. Rooney Mara. Sarah Paulson. Kyle Chandler. Jake Lacy.

Starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara & set against the glamourous backdrop of 1950s New York, Carol is an achingly beautiful depiction of love against the odds. From the author of The Talented Mr. Ripley and acclaimed director Todd Haynes comes a powerful drama about a married woman who risks everything when she embarks on a romance with a younger department store worker.

The Two Faces of January. Trailer. Kirsten Dunst. Viggo Mortensen. Oscar Isaac.

Screenwriter Hossein Amini [The Wings of the Dove, Drive] makes a stylish directing debut with this sleek thriller set in Greece and Istanbul, 1962, and adapted from Patricia Highsmith’s novel. Intrigue begins at the Parthenon when wealthy American tourists Chester MacFarland [Viggo Mortensen] and his young wife Collete [Kirsten Dunst] meet American expat Rydal [Oscar Isaac], a scammer working as a tour guide. Instead of becoming his latest marks, the two befriend him, but a murder at the couple’s hotel puts all three on the run together and creates a precarious bond between them as the trio’s allegiance is put to the test.