Same sex love stories in the movies

‘Carol’ is released in Irish cinemas this week, and tells the tender love story between Carol (Cate Blanchett) and the young Therese (Rooney Mara), at a time when homosexuality was still a crime in the US. Base...

Cate Blanchett interview for romantic drama ‘Carol’

This week sees Todd Haynes’ highly anticipated ‘Carol’ finally released in Irish cinemas. Based on the Patricia Highsmith novel ‘The Price of Salt’, the film stars Rooney Mara as a young woman drawn into a gent...

Cannes Review – Carol

CAROL (UK | USA/TBC/118mins) Diecred by Todd Haynes. Starring Cate Blanchett. Rooney Mara, Carrie Brownstein, Sarah Paulson, Kyle Chandler. THE PLOT: Therese (Rooney Mara) first meets the aloof but curiously magnetic Carol (Cate Blanchett) when she serves ...