Poor Things (2023)

The Story

Bella Baxter is a young woman brought back to life by the brilliant and unorthodox scientist Dr. Godwin Baxter . Under Baxter’s protection, Bella is eager to learn. Hungry for the worldliness she is lacking, Bella runs off with Duncan Wedderburn, a slick and debauched lawyer, on a whirlwind adventure across the continents. Free from the prejudices of her times, Bella grows steadfast in her purpose to stand for equality and liberation.

The Deets

Rating: R
Concerns: Graphic Nudity, Gore, Disturbing Material, Language, Strong Sexual Content
Genre: Sci-fi, Romance
Original Language: English
Release Date (US Theaters): Sep 8, 2023  Limited

Main Cast

Emma Stone as Bella Baxter
Mark Ruffalo as Duncan Wedderburn
Willem Dafoe as Dr. Godwin Baxter
Ramy Youssef as Max McCandless
Jerrod Carmichael as Harry Astley
Christopher Abbott as Sir Aubrey de la Pole Blessington
Margaret Qualley as Felicity
Kathryn Hunter as Swiney
Suzy Bemba as Toinette
Wayne Brett as Priest

Production & Crew

Distributor: Searchlight Pictures
Production Co: Element Pictures
Director(s): Yorgos Lanthimos
Producer(s): Yorgos Lanthimos, Emma Stone, Ed Guiney, Andrew Lowe
Writer(s): Tony McNamara
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The Trailer