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Summary Carol White (Julianne Moore) lives with her husband and son in suburban comfort until she collapses one day, for no apparent reason. Her condition worsens in the weeks that follow, as she suffers from coughing fits, exhaustion, and spontaneous nose bleeds, triggered by sources as disparate as car exhaust, cologne, and the sun. Failing to...

Directed By: Todd Haynes

Written By: Todd Haynes

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Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 17 Critic Reviews
76
User Score Universal Acclaim Based on 83 User Ratings
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Summary Carol White (Julianne Moore) lives with her husband and son in suburban comfort until she collapses one day, for no apparent reason. Her condition worsens in the weeks that follow, as she suffers from coughing fits, exhaustion, and spontaneous nose bleeds, triggered by sources as disparate as car exhaust, cologne, and the sun. Failing to...

Directed By: Todd Haynes

Written By: Todd Haynes

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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 17 Critic Reviews
76
82% Positive
14 Reviews
18% Mixed
3 Reviews
0% Negative
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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 17 Critic Reviews
76
82% Positive
14 Reviews
18% Mixed
3 Reviews
0% Negative
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Universal Acclaim Based on 83 User Ratings
8.1
82% Positive
68 Ratings
5% Mixed
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13% Negative
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Universal Acclaim Based on 83 User Ratings
8.1
82% Positive
68 Ratings
5% Mixed
4 Ratings
13% Negative
11 Ratings

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Production Company American Playhouse Theatrical Films, Killer Films, Chemical Films, Good Machine, Kardana Productions, Channel Four Films, Arnold Semler, American Playhouse, Kardana Films
Release Date Jun 23, 1995
Duration 1 h 59 m
Rating R
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Tagline In the 21st century nobody will be...Safe.
Film Independent Spirit Awards
4 Nominations
National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA
3 Nominations
New York Film Critics Circle Awards
3 Nominations