Main Street

  |  90 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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The close-knit residents of a North Carolina city find their lives are changed by the arrival of a stranger with a controversial plan to save their decaying hometown. When ex-tobacco princess Georgiana Carr (Ellen Burstyn) rents out her tobacco warehouse to Gus Leroy (Colin Firth), he begins storing hazardous waste there for his company. Georgiana and her niece, Willa (Patricia Clarkson), are soon up in arms that the big-city Texan is endangering the residents of the town.