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3.2
234 Ratings

Venus

Directed by Roger Michell
United Kingdom, 2006
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Synopsis

Maurice, an aging veteran actor, becomes absolutely taken with Jessie, the grandniece of his closest friend. When he tries to soften the petulant, provincial girl with the benefit of his wisdom and London culture, they surprise each other as they discover what they don’t know about themselves.

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Venus Directed by Roger Michell

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2007 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

BAFTA Awards

2007 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2007 | Nominee: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

Golden Globes (USA)

2007 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

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