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Possession (2002)

PG-13
102 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

A pair of literary sleuths unearth the amorous secret of two Victorian poets only to find themselves falling under a passionate spell.
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A.S. Byatt (novel) | David Henry Hwang (screenplay) | Laura Jones (screenplay) | Neil LaBute (screenplay)
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$ 25,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 1,575,214
Gross (USA)
$ 10,103,647
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Release date
Aug 30, 2002 (United States)

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33 cast members
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Gwyneth Paltrow
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Aaron Eckhart
Roland Michell Roland Michell   See fewer
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Jeremy Northam
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Lena Headey
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Graham Crowden
Sir George Sir George   See fewer
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Anna Massey
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Craig Crosbie
Hildebrand Hildebrand   See fewer
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Christopher Good
Crabb-Robinson Crabb-Robinson   See fewer
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Sabine Sabine   See fewer
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Victoria Bensted
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Jonty Stephens
Shop Owner Shop Owner   See fewer
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Hugh Simon
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Richard Heffer
Lord Lytton Lord Lytton   See fewer
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Felicity Brangan
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Holly Earl
May Bailey May Bailey   See fewer
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Kate O'Toole
Mrs. Jameson Mrs. Jameson   See fewer
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Meg Wynn Owen
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Roger Hammond
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Toby Byng (uncredited) Toby Byng (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.4 / 10 | 12,171 votes