Inventing the Abbotts

  |  Buy to Own: 08/06/1998
  |  Watch Now: 14/03/2009
  |  102 min
Rated 15 by the BBFC


In Fifties Illinois, the working class Holt brothers, Doug (Joaquin Phoenix) and Jacey (Billy Crudup), lust after the socially superior Abbott daughters. Jacey resents the rumours that his widowed mother, Helen (Kathy Baker), had an affair with Lloyd Abbott (Will Patton). Jacey begins an affair with Eleanor Abbott to spite Lloyd, while Doug romances her sister Pamela (Liv Tyler).