Film Stars Don't Die In Liverpool
Director: Paul McGuigan
Cast: Annette Bening, Jamie Bell, Julie Walters, Kenneth Cranham, Stephen Cranham, Francis Barber
Country of Origin: UK 2017 105 mins. (15)
Released by Lionsgate
Based on Peter Turner's memoir, the film follows the playful but passionate relationship between Turner (Bell) and the eccentric Academy Award winning actress Gloria Grahame (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 and lust for life is tested to the limits by events beyond their control.