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Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool (2017)
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Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Liverpool, 1978: What starts as a vibrant affair between a legendary femme-fatale, the eccentric Academy Award-winning actress Gloria Grahame, and her young lover, British actor Peter Turner, quickly grows into a deeper relationship, with Turner being the person Gloria turns to for comfort.
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, cancer, dog, dancing, casino, hotel, blonde, female nudity, illness, train, photographer, running, sister sister relationship, restaurant, beach, ambulance, wine, bisexual, singing, song, singer, bartender, doctor, pills, mirror ...
Time: year 1979, year 1981
Place: liverpool, new york, england, manhattan new york city, california, empire state building manhattan new york city

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