Dolores Claiborne

A Stephen King Adaptation, After working hard as a house maid for many years Dolores Claiborne is accused of murdering Vera, the owner of the house. Vera was a tough woman and very wealthy so Detective Mackey believes Dolores committed the crime, also he believed she murdered her abusive husband 18 years earlier and has it in for her. Dolores’s daughter Selena leaves the big-city and comes home to help her mother out of the mess she’s in, but coming home brings back all the memories of her childhood with dysfunctional parents and an abusive father. The past is revisited and opened up for Selina and the police as Dolores desperately tries to prove her innocence over both deaths.

Director: Taylor Hackford

Actors: Kathy Bates, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Christopher Plummer, David Strathairn, John C. Reilly, Judy Parfitt

Year: 1995

Length: 131 Minutes

Classification: MA15+ Adult themes

Rating:★★★½☆

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