Far From Heaven


Release Date: November 08, 2002
Running Time: 107 mins.
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Box Office: $15,854,988.00
Genre: Drama


It is the fall of 1957. The Whitakers, the very picture of a suburban family, make their home in Hartford, Connecticut. Their daily existences are characterized by carefully observed family etiquette, social events, and an overall desire to keep up with the Joneses. Cathy Whitaker is the homemaker, wife and mother. Frank Whitaker is the breadwinner, husband and father. Together they have the perfect '50s life: healthy kids and social prominence. Then one night, Cathy discovers her husband's secret life and her tidy, insular world starts spinning out of control. Fearing the consequences of revealing her pain and confusion to anyone in her own social circle, she finds unexpected comfort and fr...

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Julianne Moore

Dennis Quaid

Dennis Haysbert

Patricia Clarkson

Viola Davis

James Rebhorn

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