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Rural Cinema - Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool

Rural Cinema - Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool

2nd May 2018 7:00 pm

Wednesday 2nd May 2018 – Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool

Starring Julie Walters, Annette Bening, Jamie Bell and Kenneth Cranham

BBFC: 15

The story is based on the memoir by British actor Peter Turner and follows the playful but passionate relationship between Turner (Jamie Bell) and the eccentric Academy Award-winning actress Gloria Grahame (Annette Bening). First meeting in theatrical digs in London, the legendary femme fatale and her young lover share a passionate relationship for a time but then drift apart. Years later she collapses while on tour in the North of England, and turns to her one-time lover for help and support. He takes her home to Liverpool to his parents (Julie Walters and Kenneth Cranham) to be looked after.