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Film Stars Don’t Die in Liver Pool

Directed by: Paul McGuigan
Written by: Matt Greenhalgh (screenplay), Peter Turner
Starring: Jamie Bell, Annette Bening, Julie Walters

Based on Peter Turner's memoir, the film follows the playful but passionate relationship between Turner (Bell) and the eccentric Academy Award (R)-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.

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  • Directed by: Paul McGuigan
  • Written by: Matt Greenhalgh (screenplay), Peter Turner
  • Starring: Jamie Bell, Annette Bening, Julie Walters
  • Release date: Nov 16, 2017 (UK), Dec 29, 2017 (USA), Jan 26, 2018 (Canada)
  • Country: UK
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 105 minutes.