In 1950s New York, a department-store clerk who dreams of a better life falls for an older, married woman.
United Kingdom, United States of America
Rooney Mara (Therese Belivet), Cate Blanchett (Carol Aird), Kyle Chandler (Harge Aird), Sarah Paulson (Abby Gerhard), Jake Lacy (Richard Semco), John Magaro (Dannie McElroy), Cory Michael Smith (Tommy Tucker) more..., Carrie Brownstein (Genevieve Cantrell), Kevin Crowley (Fred Haymes), Nik Pajic (Phil McElroy), Trent Rowland (Jack Taft), Sadie Heim (Rindy Aird), Kk Heim (Rindy Aird), Amy Warner (Jennifer Aird), Michael Haney (John Aird), Wendy Lardin (Jeanette Harrison), Pamela Evans Haynes (Roberta Walls), Greg Violand (Jerry Rix), Michael Ward (Shipping Clerk), Kay Geiger (McKinley Motel Manager), Christine Dye (Landlady), Deb G. Girdler (Motel Clerk), Douglas Scott Sorenson (Male Party Guest), Ken Strunk (Ritz Bartender), Mike Dennis (Frankenberg Security Guard), Ann Reskin (Florence), Annie Kalahurka (Embarassed Mom), Linnea Bond (Drake Hostess), Steven Andrews (New York Times Clerk), Tanya Smith (Fred Haymes's Secretary), Ryan Wesley Gilreath (NYC Waiter), Chuck Gillespie (Oak Room Waiter), Jeremy Parker (Dorothy), Giedre Bond (Party Girl #1), Liberty Fraysure (Frankenberg Employee), Robert J. Ashe (Oak Room Patron / Pedestrian (uncredited)), Anita Farmer Bergman (Oak Room Patron (uncredited)), Colin Botts (Ted Grey (uncredited)), Chelsea Carnder (McKinley Motel Patron's Daughter (uncredited)), Gary Chinn (Restaurant / Pedestrian (uncredited)) and others.
Dorothy Berwin (Executive Producer), Elizabeth Karlsen (Producer), Christine Vachon (Producer), Stephen Woolley (Producer), Judy Becker (Production Design), Heather Loeffler (Set Decoration), Sandy Powell (Costume Design) more..., Gwen Bialic (Line Producer), Patricia Highsmith (Novel), Phyllis Nagy (Screenplay), Edward Lachman (Director of Photography), Affonso Gonçalves (Editor), Laura Rosenthal (Casting), Randall Poster (Music Supervisor), Thorsten Schumacher (Executive Producer), Bob Weinstein (Executive Producer), Harvey Weinstein (Executive Producer), Danny Perkins (Executive Producer), Cate Blanchett (Executive Producer), Andrew Upton (Executive Producer), Carter Burwell (Original Music Composer), Tessa Ross (Producer), Jesse Rosenthal (Art Direction), Wilson Webb (Still Photographer), Belle Francisco (Script Supervisor), David Davenport (Costume Supervisor), Jerry DeCarlo (Hair Department Head), Patricia Regan (Makeup Department Head), Leslie Shatz (Sound Re-Recording Mixer), Todd Kasow (Music Editor), Craig Haagensen (Camera Operator), John Jack Curtin (Key Hair Stylist), Jeni Lee Dinkel (Makeup Artist), Anne Taylor (Makeup Artist), Gretchen McGowan (Post Production Supervisor), Jesse Nye (First Assistant Director), Francis Link Boysie (Construction Foreman), Daniel Fisher (Property Master), Eric Johns (Greensman), Luke Nye (Prop Maker) and others.
Killer Films, Number 9 Films, Film4 Productions
Therese walks towards Carol's table in the Oak Room.
Therese takes pictures of Carol as she buys a Christmas tree.
Carol invites Therese to lunch after she returns her gloves.
Therese and Carol meet for a drink.
Therese gives Carol her Christmas present at the ‘Liberty Bell Diner’.
Carol and Therese celebrate New Year in a motel in Waterloo but get shocked the next morning.