Amazon Studios and Roadside Attractions will release
Directed by Todd Haynes
Written by Brian Selznick, based on his novel
Starring Julianne Moore, Oakes Fegley, Michelle Williams and introducing Millicent Simmonds
In theaters October 20, 2017
Have You Read The Novel?
Are You Excited To See The Movie?
This 2017 American drama film directed by Todd Haynes is based on Brian Selznick’s critically acclaimed 2011 novel of the same name. The film premiered at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival on May 18, 2017, and competed for the Palme d’Or. Starring Oakes Fegley, Julianne Moore, Michelle Williams, and Millicent Simmonds it is scheduled for limited release in the United States on October 20, 2017, and will have a wider release in mid-November 2017, by Amazon Studios and Roadside Attractions.
The film takes place in both 1927 and 1977 as the story of a young boy in the Midwest is told simultaneously with a tale about a young girl in New York from fifty years ago. They both seek the same mysterious connection. Ben and Rose are children from two different eras who secretly wish their lives were different. Ben longs for the father he has never known, while Rose dreams of a mysterious actress whose life she chronicles in a scrapbook. When Ben discovers a puzzling clue in his home and Rose reads an enticing headline in the newspaper, both children set out on quests to find what they are missing that unfold with mesmerizing symmetry.
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