Normally I give her works the special “6-star” rating for being truly exceptional. The last story is “The Bear Came Over the Mountain.” A familiar story, indeed, and with a bit of checking I realized that the movie is based upon it.
The beautiful and moving story of an older couple's love that transcends Alzheimer's disease.
- Sarah Polley
- 110 min
May 25, 2007 · Directed by Sarah Polley. With Julie Christie, Michael Murphy, Gordon Pinsent, Stacey LaBerge. A man coping with the institutionalization of his wife because of Alzheimer's disease faces an epiphany when she transfers her affections to another man, Aubrey, a wheelchair-bound mute who also is a patient at the nursing home.
- Sarah Polley
Aug 02, 2017 · Long married, Fiona and Grant find their mutual devotion tested by her struggle with Alzheimers disease. Grant then faces an epiphany when Fiona transfers her .\\r\\rMarried for almost 50 years, Grants (Gordon Pinsent) and Fionas (Julie Christie) commitment to each other appears unwavering. Their daily life is filled with .\\r\\rAway-from-Her 2006 :~Away-from-Her -(2006) FuLLMoViE-fReeHD:~Away ...
- August 02, 2017
- 59 min
Away From Her. Watch the full movie online. Available on: TV Computer Tablet Phone. 4.5 / 5 stars. 81% 94%. 2007 109 min PG-13 DramaFeature Film. Long married, Fiona (Julie Christie) and Grant (Gordon Pinsent) find their mutual devotion tested by her struggle with Alzheimer's disease. When it becomes…. Read More.
Married for almost 50 years, Grant's (Gordon Pinsent) and Fiona's (Julie Christie) commitment to each other appears unwavering. Their daily life is filled wi...
- 2 min
An accomplished directorial debut by Sarah Polley, Away From Her is a touching exploration of the effects of Alzheimer's, in which the tender wisdom of Polley's script is beautifully complemented ...
After Fiona wanders away and is found after being lost, they agree she must go into a nursing home. For the first time in the five decades their relationship has spanned, they are forced to undergo a long-time separation since the nursing home has a "no-visitors" policy for the first 30 days of a patient's stay, so they can adjust to their new ...
Away From Her (2006) - Film Review
- 10 min
- Filmclass period A
Away from Her is a 2006 Canadian independent drama film written and directed by Sarah Polley and starring Julie Christie and Gordon Pinsent. Olympia Dukakis, Michael Murphy, Wendy Crewson, Alberta Watson, and Kristen Thomson are featured in supporting roles.