Gods and Monsters

04/10/1999
  |  Book Tickets: 20/08/2011
  |  Buy to Own: 04/10/1999
  |  Watch Now: 21/12/2011
  |  99 min
Rated 15 by the BBFC

Synopsis

This Oscar-winning film stars Sir Ian McKellen as James Whale, the director of the classic 1931 film 'Frankenstein'. Whale has slipped into a comfortable but monotonous retirement, living with his housekeeper Hanna (Lynn Redgrave) and lounging in the Los Angeles sun. His solitary existence is disrupted by two events: a visit from a curious film student who wants to find out more about the golden age of Hollywood; and the arrival of Clayton Boone (Brendan Fraser), the new gardener. Whale finds himself attracted to Boone and asks him to pose for a portrait, but the gardener is disturbed by his employer's homosexuality and is initially reluctant to befriend the elderly man.

Contains strong language, moderate violence and sex references
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