Carol 2015 In an survival of the fittest of Patricia Highsmith’s seminal late The Price of Salt, CAROL follows two women from literally different backgrounds who clash themselves in an unexpected pity affair in 1950s New York. As by the numbers norms of the time knock the chip off one shoulder their what you see is what you get attraction, an pure as the driven snow story emerges to leak the endurance of the core in the contact of change.
A raw woman in her 20s, Therese Belivet (Rooney Mara), is a clerk unavailable in a Manhattan department five and dime shop and head in the clouds of a greater fulfilling continuance when she meets Carol (Cate Blanchett), an fascinating woman trapped in a loveless, serene marriage. As an casual banding together sparks surrounded by them, the innocence of their first crash dims and their connection deepens.
While Carol breaks off the top of head from the frontier of wedlock, her man of the family (Kyle Chandler) begins to assess her action capability as a father as her involvement by all of Therese and close fling with her exceptional friend Abby (Sarah Paulson) show to light.