Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool (15)
Based on Peter Turner’s memoir, this romantic drama follows the playful but passionate relationship between Turner (Jamie Bell) and the Hollywood star Gloria Grahame (Annette Bening) in 1978 Liverpool. What starts as a vibrant affair between a legendary femme fatale and her young actor lover quickly grows into a deeper relationship with Turner being the one person that Gloria allows herself to turn to for comfort and strength. Ultimately however, their passion and lust for life is tested by events beyond their control.
Directed by Paul McGuigan.