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Revolutionary Road

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Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio, ...
Francois Duhamel

Revolutionary Road

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
119 minutes
Wide Release Date:
12/26/08
performer:
Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Kathy Bates
director:
Sam Mendes
author:
Justin Haythe
genre:
Drama

We gave it an A-

Based on Richard Yates’ 1961 novel, this glimpse into the dark heart of ’50s suburbia is a downer with pedigree and punch. Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio are note-perfect as a couple who barb and bicker about their conventional lives. Revolutionary Road deserved more Oscar love. EXTRAS Deleted scenes and an insightful commentary from director Sam Mendes. A?