Woman in Gold Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 2629

Average Rating: 2.9/4

# of Ratings: 24

Theatrical Release Date: 04/03/2015

Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 07/07/2015

Language: English

Genre: Drama

MPAA Rating: PG-13

Director: Simon Curtis

Actors: Katie Holmes, Ryan Reynolds, Tatiana Maslany, Helen Mirren, Daniel Brühl, Elizabeth McGovern

Plot: Sixty years after fleeing Vienna during WWII, a Jewish woman works with a young lawyer to reclaim her family's heritage stolen by the Nazis, including Klimt’s famous painting ‘The Lady in Gold’. -- Chris Kavan

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3/4

Rod - wrote on 11/03/2017

Helen Mirren is outstanding, as always! I love the topic, where art, politics, and sentimentality converge.

Rating of
3/4

Chris Kavan - wrote on 02/20/2017

Fascinating true story that is elevated by presence of Helen Mirren as Maria Altmann and, yes, Ryan Reynolds (who proves he can do drama as well as Deadpool) as a young lawyer taking on a massive international case. The modern-day trial to rightfully return a famous Klimt painting is juxtaposed with the growing Nazi threat in Austria (with Orphan Black star Tatiana Maslany playing the young Altmann). It is both moving and inspirational and certainly recommended.

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3/4

A beautifull,serene movie

ikkegoemikke - wrote on 09/22/2015

"Mrs. Altmann, it would seem that if your case goes forward, world diplomacy will collapse, and you will be solely responsible."

"Woman in Gold" is a wonderful and sometimes touching film. Not because of the topic as this was already highlighted in "The Monuments Men", but because of the brilliant rendition Helen Mirren is showing here. A role that suits her perfectly. A distinguished elderly lady who's a descendant of a wealthy Jewish family and who was forced to flee to the United States during Austria's annexation with Germany. She left behind everything: family, personal things and valuable belongings that were owned by the family Altmann. The resentment towards the German ruler obviously is still as lively now as it was in the past. And despite her intention never to set foot on …

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