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MPAA Rating: R
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Director: Christine Jeffs

Young Sylvia Plath dreams of becoming an important writer. Her childhood is scarred by the unexpected loss of her father, and by the time she enrolls in college Sylvia has become emotionally fragile, suffering from depression. In 1955, she travels to Cambridge, England, to study literature, and falls in love with well-known poet Ted Hughes . As she struggles to balance a rocky marriage and growing literary success, Sylvia becomes increasingly obsessed with death.

Cast :

  • Gwyneth Paltrow
  • Sylvia Plath
  • Daniel Craig
  • Ted Hughes
  • Jared Harris
  • Al Alvarez
  • Amira Casar
  • Assia Wevill
  • Andrew Havill
  • David Wevill
  • Sam Troughton
  • Tom Hadley-Clark
  • Lucy Davenport
  • Doreen
  • Blythe Danner
  • Aurelia Plath
  • Michael Gambon
  • Professor Thomas
Producers :
Alison Owen
Writers :

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