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Release Date: December 27, 2002Running Time: 114 mins.
MPAA Rating: PG 13Box Office: $41,597,830.00
Genre: Adaptation, Drama


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Nicole Kidman

Julianne Moore

Ed Harris

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Spanning across various time periods in the 20th century, a drama revolves around three very different women: two of whom have been profoundly affected by the works of Virginia Woolf; the other woman is Woolf, herself. All three are battling with issues of freedom, responsibility and identity. As the story unfolds, they are negotiating their way through different depressive states: Virginia Woolf is struggling to write her novel "Mrs. Dalloway" in 1923, as she recovers from depression; Laura Brown is a depressed L.A. housewife who reads Woolf's novel in 1951, as she plans her husband's birthday party; and, the exasperated Clarissa Vaughn is a book editor in modern-day New York, who is planni... Full Summary >>