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R| 2 hr. 13 min.

Plot Summary
Gilda Besse (Charlize Theron) is a rising photographer living in Paris in the 1930s. She invites Guy Malyon (Stuart Townsend), an Irish intellectual, and Mia (Penélope Cruz), a Spanish refugee, to share her apartment. The trio forms a unique romantic bond. But as World War II begins spreading across Europe, their bond is broken when Guy and Mia decide to leave to serve in the war effort, and Gilda chooses to stay in Paris to pursue her career and maintain her bohemian lifestyle.

Cast: Charlize Theron , Penélope Cruz , Stuart Townsend , Thomas Kretschmann , Steven Berkoff , Karine Vanasse , Gabriel Hogan , Peter Cockett

Director: John Duigan

Genres: Drama, War, Romance

Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics

Head in the Clouds (2004)

Release Date: September 17th, 2004|2 hr. 13 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 25
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    This spark-free film has no place to go on their resumes except under the heading of "Cringing Embarrassment." show more

  • 50
    San Francisco Chronicle

    A glossy, stiff melodrama. show more

  • 50
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Catastrophically overdone. show more

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