Category: Kate Winslet

THE LIFE OF DAVID GALE

Written by Charles Randolph, directed by Alan Parker, and released in 2003, this film is thriller about the death penalty. Kevin Spacey stars as David Gale. He was a college professor in Texas, and a leading anti-death penalty activist in the state. One night, while at a party, a vengeful student (Rhona Mitra) seduces him…

QUILLS

This 2000 film was written by Doug Wright and directed by Philip Kaufman. It tells the story of the final years of the Marquis de Sade (played by Geoffrey Rush), as he resides in a French Insane Asylum. Despite being confined, he continues to publish he erotic novels, with the help of one of the…

THE READER

This film, released on 2008, was written by David Hare, based on a novel by Bernhard Schlink, and directed by Stephen Daldry. Ralph Fiennes plays Michael Berg, a lawyer in Germany in 1995, when this film is originally set. The rest of the film is primarily told in flashbacks, as Michael reflects on his involvement…