Poor Things

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Director

Yorgos Lanthimos

Cast

Emma Stone as Bella Baxter / Victoria Blessington

Mark Ruffalo as Duncan Wedderburn

Willem Dafoe as Dr. Godwin “God” Baxter

Ramy Youssef as Max McCandles

Christopher Abbott as Alfie Blessington

Kathryn Hunter as Madame Swiney

Jerrod Carmichael as Harry Astley

Hanna Schygulla as Martha Von Kurtzroc

Margaret Qualley as Felicity

Vicki Pepperdine as Mrs. Prim

Writers

Tony McNamara (screenplay)

Alasdair Gray (novel)


Summary

A young Victorian woman who, after being crudely resurrected by a scientist following her suicide, runs off with a debauched lawyer to embark on an odyssey of self-discovery and sexual liberation.
A young Victorian woman who, after being crudely resurrected by a scientist following her suicide, runs off with a debauched lawyer to embark on an odyssey of self-discovery and sexual liberation.

Genre

Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Released

December 8, 2023 (US)

Runtime

2hrs 21min

MPAA

R, for strong and pervasive sexual content, graphic nudity, disturbing material, gore, and language

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