Plot & Details
Old New Borrowed Blue is a bittersweet love story of modern times. Rosie and Vincent are desperately trying to have a baby, but this is causing an unavoidable stress on their sex life. When Benoit, a French postal worker and teenage pen pal of Rosie's, arrives on their doorstep with romantic intentions, Vincent is not as thrilled as Rosie. Having found out that his over-the-channel sweetheart is now married, Benoit settles in as her houseguest. Vincent is unhappy with the arrangement and tries to cure his wounded ego in an affair with his old flame, the local hairdresser, Cathy. Rosie and Vincent find themselves facing choices they had never imagined they would have to make.
- Genre(s): Comedy,Drama
- Run Time: 90min.
- Director(s): Michael Winterbottom
- Starring: Christopher Eccleston , Dervla Kirwan , Yvan Attal , Julie Graham , Alun Armstrong
- Themes: Crumbling Marriages,Lovers Reunited
- Keywords: baby,extramarital-affair,husband-and-wife,marriage-arranged,old-flame,pen-pals,unhappiness