ORIGINAL TITLE: Lars and the Real Girl
DIRECTED BY: Craig Gillespie
STARTING: Ryan Gosling, Emily Mortimer, Paul Schneider, Kelli Garner, Patricia Clarkson
RUNTIME: 106 minutes
GENRE: Comedy, Drama.
SYNOPSIS: Lars (Ryan Gosling), a shy and sweet young man who lives in a small town with his brother (Paul Schneider) and his sister-in-law (Emily Mortimer), finally brings home Bianca, the girl of his dreams. The problem is that Bianca is a doll he has ordered online, although Lars treats her as if she were a real person. Encouraged by the village doctor (Patricia Clarkson), and in an effort to understand him, his family decides to continue with the Lars fantasy.
AWARDS AND FESTIVALS
Nominated for best original script
GOLDEN GLOBE AWARD
Nominated for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
““Undier Mr. Gillespie’s admirably directed seriousness of tone, the performers, particularly Mr. Gosling, Ms. Mortimer, Mr. Schneider, Ms. Clarkson, Ms. Gardner and Mr. Reid never miss a beat” »