Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara do some beautIful romancing in snowy 1950s New York in Todd Haynes’s CAROL (2015). Based on the novel by Patricia Highsmith, which was really controversial in its time, this is a holiday classic that everyone should see.
Therese Belivet (Rooney Mara) is a shopgirl and aspiring photographer in 1950s New York. During the holiday season, she meets housewife Carol Aird (Cate Blanchett). Despite society’s disapproval, the two women strike up an intimate relationship. CAROL is one of those great films that you have to see at least once around the holidays. Tickets available now!