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Venus

6.4
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Original title
Venus
Year
Running time
94 min.
Country
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Director
Screenwriter
Hanif Kureishi
Music
Corinne Bailey Rae
Cinematography
Haris Zambarloukos
Cast
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Producer
Filmfour / UK Film Council / Miramax / Free Range Films
Genre
Drama. Romance | Old Age
Synopsis / Plot
Maurice (Peter O'Toole), Ian (Leslie Phillips) and Donald (Richard Griffiths) are three semi-ancient retirees who meet every day at their favourite pub to raise a glass, commiserate about the state of the world and trade good-natured barbs. Age has slowed their bodies but not their agile minds. The film begins with the somewhat old-maidish Ian eagerly awaiting the arrival of his niece's teenaged daughter, who is coming to care for him. When she arrives, the cheeky, chip-eating Jessie (Jodie Whittaker) is the opposite of what he had expected
Awards
2006: Nominated for Oscar: Best Actor (Peter O'Toole)
2006: 2 Nominations for BAFTA: Leading actor (O'Toole), and Sup. Actor (Phillips)
2006: Nominated for Critics' Choice Awards: Best Actor (O'Toole)
2006: Screen Actors Guild (SAG): Nominated for Best Actor (Peter O´Toole)
2006: British Independent Film Awards (BIFA): Best Supp. Actor (Phillips). 5 Nom.
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