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Possession (2002)

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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Aug 30, 2002 (United States)


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Gwyneth Paltrow
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Aaron Eckhart
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6.4 / 10 | 12,389 votes