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
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.