June 28, 2013
Studio: IFC Films
Director: Neil Jordan
MPAA Rating: R (for bloody violence, sexual content and language)
Screenwriter: Moira Buffini
Starring: Jonny Lee Miller, Saoirse Ronan, Gemma Arterton, Sam Riley, Caleb Landry Jones, Danny Mays
Copyright Holder: N/A
Two mysterious women seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara (Gemma Arterton) meets lonely Noel, who provides shelter in his deserted guesthouse, Byzantium. Schoolgirl Eleanor befriends Frank and tells him their lethal secret. They were born 200 years ago and survive on human blood. As knowledge of their secret spreads, their past catches up on them with deathly consequence.