• Charlotte Gray (2001)

Charlotte Gray

Release Date: December 28th, 2001

DVD Release Date: July 9th, 2002

PG-13 |2 hr 1 min

Plot Summary

This is a drama set in Nazi-occupied France at the height of World War II. Charlotte Gray tells the compelling story of a young Scottish woman working with the French Resistance in the hope of rescuing her lover, a missing RAF pilot. Based on the best-selling novel by Sebastian Faulks.

Cast: Cate Blanchett, Billy Crudup, Michael Gambon, Rupert Penry-Jones, Anton Lesser, James Fleet, Ron Cook, Jack Shepherd

Director: Gillian Armstrong

Genres: Romance , War , Drama

Production Co: Warner Brothers

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: London, Passionate, Intense, England, France, Rescue, 1940s, Love, Sacrifice

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    Cate Blanchett has the title role, and she does wonders with it, bringing a degree of passion but also suggesting something essentially unevolved in Charlotte's character. show more

  • 63
    Michael WilmingtonChicago Tribune

    This is a movie that, for all its often high intelligence and skill, seems emotionally underdone, bogged down in tony literary and cinematic cliches.

  • 75
    Claudia PuigUSA Today

    Displays so much promise with its beautiful cinematography and superb portrayal by Cate Blanchett that you scarcely notice (or even care) that the story is a bit thin. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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