Shame SynopsisBrandon (Michael Fassbender) is a New Yorker who shuns intimacy with women but feeds his desires with a compulsive addiction to sex. When his wayward younger sister (Carey Mulligan) moves into his apartment stirring memories of their shared painful past, Brandon’s insular life spirals out of control.
Shame Release Date
In Theaters December 2, 2011
Starring: Michael Fassbender, Carey Mulligan, Hannah Ware
Written by: Steve McQueen, Abi Morgan
Directed by: Steve McQueen
Produced by: Iain Canning, Emile Sherman,
Length: 101 min
MPAA Rating: [ NC-17 ]
Distributor: Fox Searchlight Pictures
External Info: Shame Official Website
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