Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool

BBFC Classification: 15 - Suitable only for 15 years and over
Year: 2017
Director: Paul McGuigan
Performers: Jamie Bell, Annette Bening, Stephen Graham
Genre: Biography, drama, romance
BBFC Advice: Contains strong language


The film follows the tumultuous relationship between Peter Turner, a young British actor, and Gloria Grahame, an eccentric, Academy Award-winning actress many years older than him. She was a legendary femme fatale, and he was her young, inexperienced lover. What started out as a passionate affair eventually became something deeper, and they remained firm friends long after their romantic relationship was over. Annette Bening and Jamie Bell star in this touching true story based on Peter Turner’s own memoir.