Oscar winner Julianne Moore, Ellen Page, Steve Carell, & Michael Shannon give acclaimed performances in this stirring film based on a true story. After detective Laurel Hester (Moore) is diagnosed with cancer, she learns that government officials won't award her pension benefits to her domestic partner, Stacie (Page). Refusing to accept the officials' decision, Laurel & Stacie lead a battle for equal rights in this unforgettable movie that speaks to the power of love & the pursuit of justice.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.0 out of 5
32 Ratings
32 Ratings

48% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 5.6/10
  • Fresh 64
  • Rotten 68

Critics Consensus: Freeheld certainly means well, but its cardboard characters and by-the-numbers drama undermine its noble intentions.

14+ COMMON SENSE

Compassionate drama about equality has intense themes.

Information

Studio
Summit Entertainment
Genre
Drama
Released
Copyright
© Summit Entertainment, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Languages

Primary
English (Audio Description, Stereo, Dolby 5.1)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.
AD
Audio description refers to a narration track describing what is happening on screen to provide context for those who are blind or have low vision.

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