The Hours (2002)
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The Hours (2002)

Genre
Drama
Release Date
December 27, 2002
Studio
Paramount Pictures
Official Site
http://www.thehoursmovie.com/
Genre
Drama
Release Date
December 27, 2002
MPAA Rating
PG-13
Duration
114 minute(s)
Production Budget
25
Studio
Paramount Pictures
Official Site
http://www.thehoursmovie.com/
Director
Stephen Daldry
Producer
Robert Fox, Scott Rudin
Screenwriter
David Hare
Starring

THE HOURS is the story of three women searching for more potent, meaningful lives. Each is alive at a differnt time and place, all are linked by their yearnings and their fears.

Virginia Woolf, in a suburb of London in the early 1920's, is battling insanity as she begins to write her first great novel, "Mrs. Dalloway".

Laura Brown, a wife and mother in Los Angeles at the end of World War Two, is reading "Mrs. Dalloway", and finding it so revelatory that she begins to consider making a devastating changes in her life.

Clarissa Vaughan, a contemporary version of Woolf's Mrs/ Dalloway, lives in New York City today, and is in love with her friend Richard, a brilliant poet who is dying of AIDS.

Their stories inertwine, and finally come together in a surprisingm transcendent moment of shared recognition.