Based on a novel, this multi-layered romantic drama traces the fluctuating fortunes in the life of Barbara (Vinessa Shaw), a beautiful young woman and talented actress. She lives in Los Angeles and works as a waitress, as she waits for her first big break in Hollywood.
While visiting a Northern English city, Barbara (Vinessa Shaw), she gets into an affair the town undertaker Richard (David Tennant), who also writes obituaries for the local paper and has written one unpublished novel, Uzi Suicide. back home, Barbara brags to her friends and co-workers about the handsome writer she met while away, with many embellishments, only to be shocked when Richard arrives in Los Angeles to continue their relationship. How will their relationship evolve? What will the future have in store for Richard and Barbara?
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Thus far, this happens to be the most expensive movie Mika Kaurismäki has made. Read More