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About the Movie
Julianne Moore (Hannibal, Boogie Nights) and Dennis Quaid (The Rookie,Frequency) star in this seductive story of a seemingly perfect family, and the forbidden desires that threaten to tear them apart. Cathy Whitaker (Moore) has it all, a lovely home, two wonderful children and a handsome husband(Quaid), who is successfully climbing the corporate ladder. But Cathy's idyllic existence is just an illusion, and she is eventually forced to choose between living a lie or following her heart.
Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews
- Reviews Counted: 211
- Fresh: 184
- Rotten: 27
- Average Rating: 8.1/10
Top Critics' Reviews
Fresh: Quaid makes a decent man's anguish richly palpable. Moore makes us feel hidden frenzy with a cool and ultimately heartbreaking grace.
Fresh: An accomplished marriage of elaborate style and content.
Fresh: It may be a movie about movies, but the artifice doesn't contradict the movie's plangent emotional realism. Moore's stunning, subtle performance as a woman trapped in the conventions of her time encapsulates the film's brave, double-edged beauty.
Fresh: Haynes' loving homage to the Technicolor female-driven melodramas of the 1950s looks and feels so authentic, it will make you forget you are watching a new movie.
fantastic Movie! love Julianne Moore
- Genre: Drama
- Released: 2002
- © Copyright MMII Focus Features LLC and Vulcan Productions Inc. All Rights Reserved. Distributed Exclusively in Canada by Alliance Films Inc. All Rights Reserved.
- Far from Heaven (Original Cast Recording)
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