Blindness

Release date:October 3, 2008

Studio:Miramax Films

Director:Fernando Meirelles

MPAA Rating:R (for violence including sexual assaults, language and sexuality/nudity)

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Starring:Mark Ruffalo, Julianne Moore, Gael García Bernal, Sandra Oh, Danny Glover

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Plot Summary:

When a sudden plague of blindness devastates a city, a small group of the afflicted band together to triumphantly overcome the horrific conditions of their imposed quarantine. "Blindness," starring Academy Award®-nominee Julianne Moore, Gael García Bernal, Mark Ruffalo, Sandra Oh and Danny Glover, is a psychological thriller about the fragility of mankind. Adapted from Nobel Laureate José Saramago's masterwork, the film is directed by Academy Award®-nominee Fernando Meirelles ("City of God") from a screenplay by Tony Award-winner Don McKellar ("The Drowsy Chaperone").