Box Office: $4.3M
PRINCIPAL CASTAbbie Cornish, Ben Whishaw, Thomas Sangster, Paul Schneider, Kerry Fox, Olly Alexander, Antonia Campbell-Hughes, Samuel Barnett, Samuel Roukin
From Academy Award® winning writer/director Jane Campion (Best Original Screenplay, The Piano, 1993) comes an extraordinary film based on the true story of undying love between renowned poet John Keats (Ben Whishaw, The International) and his spirited muse Fanny Brawne (Abbie Cornish, Stop-Loss). In the wilds of 19th century England, a forbidden passion draws the two lovers ever closer—even as fate conspires to tear them apart. Bright Star takes you to a world where, though life may be fleeting, great art – and great love – last forever. Let this sparkling gem of romance illuminate your heart.
thematic elements, some sensuality, brief language and incidental smoking