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  • 1995 ----- color ----- 119 min ----- laserdisc
  • (Written and directed by Todd Haynes; with Julianne Moore, Peter Freidman, Xander Berkeley, Susan Norman, Kate McGregor-Stewart, James Legros) Writer/director Todd Haynes has created an environmental horror film of the soul. Carol White, brilliantly portrayed by Julianne Moore, suddenly becomes allergic to everything. Everything! She can find no safety in her life which was once a life completely under control. She even moves, in desperation, to a New Age-like retreat in Arizona for help, but. . . . (Letterboxed) [Funded by Comparative Literature] (Restricted to use by certain authorized institutions)
  • Topics: (Environmental Studies, Family Life, Motion Pictures: Features, Sociology, Women Studies)