Woman in Gold
Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds and Antje Traue star in the drama ‘Woman in Gold’, based on the book The Lady in Gold by Anne-Marie O’Connor. A Jewish refugee (Mirren) and her lawyer (Reynolds) take on the Austrian government to reclaim Gustav Klimt’s iconic painting of her aunt (Traue), Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer.
Release Date: April 3, 2015
Studio: The Weinstein Company
Genre: Drama, Adaptation
Director: Simon Curtis
Screenwriter: Alexi Kaye Campbell
Cast: Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds, Daniel Bruhl, Katie Holmes, Antje Traue, Tatiana Maslany, Max Irons, Charles Dance, Elizabeth McGovern, Jonathan Pryce, Frances Fisher
Running Time: 1 hr. 50 min.
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some thematic elements and brief strong language.
Academy Award winner Helen Mirren stars in the incredible story of Maria Altmann, a Jewish refugee who is forced to flee Vienna during World War II. Decades later, determined to salvage some dignity from her past, Maria has taken on a mission to reclaim a painting the Nazis stole from her family: the famous Lady In Gold, a portrait of her beloved Aunt Adele. Partnering with an inexperienced but determined young lawyer (Ryan Reynolds), Maria embarks on an epic journey for justice 60 years in the making.