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Director  Dan Ireland
Story by  Elizabeth Taylor
Country  United States
7.6/10 IMDb


Genre  Comedy, Drama
Duration  
Language  English
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Release date  November 25, 2005 (2005-11-25) (US)
Based on  Mrs Palfrey at the Claremont  by Elizabeth Taylor
Writer  Martin Donovan (additional dialogue), Dan Ireland (additional dialogue), Ruth Sacks, Elizabeth Taylor (novel)
Screenplay  Dan Ireland, Martin Donovan, Ruth Sacks
Cast  Joan Plowright (Mrs. Palfrey), Rupert Friend (Ludovic Meyer), Zoe Tapper (Gwendolyn), Anna Massey (Mrs. Arbuthnot), Robert Lang (Mr. Osborne), Georgina Hale (Mrs. Burton)
Similar movies  Interstellar, It Follows, Dumb and Dumber To, Entourage, Toy Story, The Intouchables
Tagline  If you enjoyed Ladies in Lavender, you'll adore Mrs. Palfrey!!!

Mrs palfrey at the claremont


Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont is a 2005 US-produced comedy-drama film based on the 1971 novel by Elizabeth Taylor. It was directed by Dan Ireland and produced by Lee Caplin, Carl Colpaert and Zachary Matz from a screenplay by Ruth Sacks Caplin.

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The film stars Joan Plowright and Rupert Friend, with Zoe Tapper, Anna Massey, Robert Lang, Marcia Warren, Georgina Hale, Millicent Martin, Michael Culkin and Anna Carteret.

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Plot

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All but abandoned by her family in a London retirement hotel, Mrs Palfrey (Joan Plowright) strikes up a curious friendship with a young writer, Ludovic Meyer (Rupert Friend). Fate brings them together after she has an accident outside his basement flat. The two newly found friends discover they have a lot more in common with each other than they do with other people their own age. Ludovic inadvertently leads Mrs. Palfrey through her past; Mrs. Palfrey inadvertently leads Ludovic to his future where her life flashes before her eyes followed by a stroke resulting in the death of her illustrious life.

Book

The 2005 film is based on the 1971 novel entitled Mrs Palfrey at the Claremont which was written by Elizabeth Taylor, the novelist.

TV version

The novel was first dramatised as a TV play in 1971, as part of BBC's series Play for Today, with Celia Johnson playing Mrs Palfrey.

Cast

  • Joan Plowright Sarah Palfrey
  • Rupert Friend Ludovic Meyer
  • Zoe Tapper Gwendolyn
  • Robert Lang Mr Osborne
  • Marcia Warren Mrs Post
  • Anna Massey Mrs Arbuthnot
  • Georgina Hale Mrs Burton
  • Millicent Martin Mrs de Salis
  • References

    Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont Wikipedia
    Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont IMDbMrs. Palfrey at the Claremont Rotten TomatoesMrs. Palfrey at the Claremont MetacriticMrs Palfrey at the Claremont themoviedb.org


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