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Can You Ever Forgive Me?

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Original title
Can You Ever Forgive Me?
Running time
107 min.
United States United States
Nicole Holofcener, Jeff Whitty (Memoirs: Lee Israel)
Nate Heller
Brandon Trost
Fox Searchlight
Drama | Biography. Literature. 1990s. Gay & Lesbian. Alcoholism. Friendship. Based On A True Story
Synopsis / Plot
When bestselling celebrity biographer, Lee Israel, is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception, abetted by her loyal friend, Jack.
2018: Academy Awards: Nom. for Best Actress (McCarthy), Sup (Grant) & Ad. Screenplay
2018: Golden Globes: Nom for Best Actress - Drama (McCarthy) & Sup Actor (Grant)
2018: BAFTA Awards: 3 nominations, including Best Actress (Melissa McCarthy)
2018: New York Film Critics Circle: Best Supporting Actor (Richard E. Grant)
2018: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Screenplay
2018: National Board of Review (NBR): Top Films
2018: Critics Choice Awards: Nominated for Best Actress, Supp. Actor & Screenplay
2018: Independent Spirit Awards: Best Screenplay & Sup Actor (Grant)
2018: Writers Guild Awards (WGA): Best Adapted Screenplay
2018: Screen Actors Guild (SAG): Nom. for Best Actress & Sup Actor
2018: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Best Supp. Actor (Grant). 3 Nom.
2018: San Francisco Film Critics: Best Actress (McCarthy). 3 Nom.
2018: Gotham Awards: Nominated for Best Actor (Grant)
2018: Satellite Awards: Nomin. for Best Screenplay, Actress & Sup Actor
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