Cloudburst (2011)

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“Cloudburst” is a 2011 Canadian-American comedy-drama film directed by Thom Fitzgerald. The movie follows the story of a lesbian couple, Stella and Dot, played by Olympia Dukakis and Brenda Fricker, who have been together for over 30 years. When Dot’s granddaughter tries to separate the couple, Stella and Dot embark on a road trip to Canada to get married, facing a series of challenges and obstacles along the way.

As they make their way through the scenic landscape of Maine and into Canada, Stella and Dot encounter a colorful cast of characters, including a young hitchhiker named Prentice, played by Ryan Doucette, who joins them on their journey. As they bond over their shared experiences, Stella and Dot’s relationship is tested in unexpected ways, leading to moments of both heartwarming tenderness and raucous humor.

“Cloudburst” was praised by critics for its heartfelt performances and sensitive portrayal of LGBT issues. The film was particularly noted for its nuanced depiction of aging and the challenges faced by older LGBT individuals. The chemistry between Dukakis and Fricker was also widely praised, with many critics citing their performances as the highlight of the film. “Cloudburst” won several awards at various film festivals and has gained a devoted following among fans of LGBT cinema.

Duration: 93 min.


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