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R| 2 hr. 5 min.

Plot Summary
When college senior Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson) steps in for her sick roommate to interview prominent businessman Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) for their campus paper, little does she realize the path her life will take. Christian, as enigmatic as he is rich and powerful, finds himself strangely drawn to Ana, and she to him. Though sexually inexperienced, Ana plunges headlong into an affair -- and learns that Christian's true sexual proclivities push the boundaries of pain and pleasure.

Cast: Dakota Johnson , Jamie Dornan , Jennifer Ehle , Eloise Mumford , Victor Rasuk , Luke Grimes , Marcia Gay Harden , Rita Ora

Director: Sam Taylor-Johnson

Genres: Drama, Romance

Distributor: Focus Features

Fifty Shades of Grey (2015)

Release Date: February 13th, 2015|2 hr. 5 min.

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fan reviews ( 53 )
  • The true audiences for Fifty Shades of Grey are gluttons for punishment — by boredom. show more

  • The enormous, make-or-break things are perfectly in place, and just that is enough for a reasonably enjoyable movie. But plot problems, some comically weak dialogue, repetitious scenes and a non-ending ending keep the experience a little more earthbound than it had to be. show more

  • Sitting through the turgid and tedious S&M melodrama that is Fifty Shades of Grey may feel like its own form of torture. show more

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  • February 27, 2015 goaskalicesb
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    If there was not popcorn, it would have been more of a complete waste of over 2 hours of my life. Who in there right mind would release this?

  • February 27, 2015 ENCONPOPPY
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    Why don`t you provide a system that ordinary people can understand and work with ??

  • February 26, 2015 klinesally
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    I have read all three books and enjoyed them. I am sure that most people who read the books had a vision of what Christian would look like. I did as well and thought of different actors that might be good for the part. Most of them known actors, which of course probably would not have been right. I have seen the movie 2 times and I honestly do believe that Jamie fit the role and did a good job.Christian is very non verbal non emotional damaged human being. All of the bad comments about his acting really gets me upset and do hope that he will continue to play in the next 2 movies. Of course Dakota was perfectly cast. It ends like it did because the story is not over there are 2 more books.

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'Fifty Shades of Grey' Whips Up a Stunning $81.7M at the Box Office

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The Associated Press on February 15, 2015

LINDSEY BAHR, AP Film Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) - "Fifty Shades of Grey" raked in the Valentine's Day dollars, earning an estimated $81.7 million from 3,646 theaters in its first three days, distri...

Jamie Dornan Facts: 15 Things You Need to Know About the 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Star

Posted by
Wonderwall on February 13, 2015

By Marisa Laudadio, Wonderwall Playing Christian Grey in Universal's "Fifty Shades of Grey" has been a life-altering experience for Northern Ireland-born actor Jamie Dornan, 32 -- and one that's ...

Dakota Johnson Facts: 11 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About the 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Star

Posted by
Jonny Black on February 13, 2015

It might not have always been easy, but Dakota Johnson has brought Anastasia Steele to life in the long-awaited adaptation, "Fifty Shades of Grey." A third-generation Hollywood starlet, Johnson g...

Weekend Movies & TV: 'Fifty Shades of Grey,' 'Kingsman: The Secret Service,' 'SNL,' & More (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jonny Black on February 12, 2015

This weekend, Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan get hot and heavy in the big screen adaptation of "Fifty Shades of Grey," Colin Firth recruits an unrefined, but promising street kid in "Kingsman: The Se...

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