|Plot: The true story of the beautiful and charismatic but mentally unstable Barbara Daly, who married above her class to Brooks Baekeland, heir to the Bakelite plastics fortune. Their only child is a failure in his father's eyes, and as he matures and becomes increasingly close to his alienated mother, the seeds for tragedy are sown.
Rating: 5.9/10 (9230 votes)
Director: Tom Kalin
Writer: Howard A. Rodman (screenplay), Natalie Robins (book), Steven M.L. Aronson (book)
Stars: Julianne Moore, Stephen Dillane, Anne Reid, Martin Huber
Runtime: 97 min
Rated: NOT RATED
Released: 2008 Jan 25