Monday, February 11, 2019

"The Chaperone"- One Trip Can Change Everything

Take a look at new footage from the upcoming 1920's-set, period drama "The Chaperone", directed by Michael Engler from the 2012 novel by Laura Moriarty, starring Haley Lu Richardson, Miranda Otto, Elizabeth McGovern and Blythe Danner opening March 29, 2019:

"...only a few years before becoming a famous actress and icon of her generation, teenage Louise Brooks (Richardson) leaves her home to make it big in New York. Much to her annoyance, she is accompanied by thirty-six year old chaperone 'Norma' (McGovern) who is neither mother nor friend. 

"Louise, already stunningly beautiful and sporting her famous blunt bangs and black bob, is known for her arrogance and her lack of respect for convention. Ultimately, the five weeks they spend together will change their lives forever.

"For Norma, New York holds the promise of discovery that might prove an answer to the question at the center of her being, and even as she does her best to watch over Louise in a strange and bustling city, she embarks on her own mission. 

"And while what she finds isn't what she anticipated, it liberates her in a way she could not have imagined. Over the course of the summer, Norma's eyes are opened to the promise of the twentieth century and a new understanding of the possibilities for being fully alive..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "The Chaperone"...