UK/USA 2012

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Directed by Neil Jordan

Eleanor is a precocious girl with a bent for storytelling. A natural introvert, her idea of a good time is to put pen to paper and reflect on her inner life. Her "sister" Clara is the complete opposite: extroverted and sexual, she struts around in stilettos and skin-tight garb, attracting hungry male gazes wherever she goes. Both carry secrets from deep in their shared past — all 200 years of it! It turns out that Clara was involved in a passionate love affair during the Napoleonic Wars, while at the same time Eleanor was abandoned as a child. In the present, both seek to preserve their secret from their unsuspecting new companions.


Gemma Arterton as Clara Webb
Saoirse Ronan as Eleanor Webb
Jonny Lee Miller
Warren Brown as Gareth
Daniel Mays
Sam Riley as Darvell
Tom Hollander
Caleb Landry Jones

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Fanged Films

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From the Library

As the 20th century evolved, rational man turned to science to explain mythology that had pervaded for thousands of years. How could a man be mistaken for a vampire? How could someone appear to have been the victim of a vampire attack? Science, in time, came back with answers that may surprise you.Anemia
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