With Glenn Close, Mia Wasikowska, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Antonia Campbell-Hughes.

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Thanks! In "Albert Nobbs" Ms. Close is, dare I say, a far less than attractive man. Not worth renting $$$, Reviewed in the United States on August 4, 2018. Glenn Close plays a 40-year-old woman who as a child received some convent education but is ultimately an abandoned orphan. This product has a distinctive taste in noodles, I buy them all the time, and I buy them as gifts for my friends !!!! Rentals include 30 days to start watching this video and 48 hours to finish once started.

This is not a flash movie. I will say no more! Albert, who is played by the famous actress Glenn Close, lives his entire life as a man and actually thinks of himself as a man. Glenn Close said she loved the story because it was about the need each one of us has to feel safe in uncertain times and the lengths some will go to obtain that safety. Not worth renting for $3.99! 113 min. I have seen this film twice ,it just gets better. Albert Nobbs is a waiter at a posh hotel, and he has a dark secret; he is a woman. Albert is terrified that the painter, Hubert, will reveal his secret, and he will lose both his job and his reputation.

The younger part of her life was extremely sad but with all her determination and no fault of her own life still slapped her in the face at the end. First, the plot: The movie Albert Nobbs is set in 19 century Ireland. Heartbreaking but not without its bittersweet joy. This sets the stage for the film Albert Nobbs, which follows the story of the main character, Albert Nobbs.

How this film did not receive an Oscar completely baffles me. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on September 17, 2017. He hopes to one day buy his own shop and be his own boss.

As Albert she becomes a waiter, finding that this way she can receive the higher pay normally granted to men and gain the slight protection of a male persona. Heartbreaking in parts - based on a 'hearsay story' apparently, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 2, 2020.

Reviewed in the United States on March 28, 2020. "A man with a secret. How this film did not receive an Oscar completely baffles me.

Posing as a man so she can work as a butler in Dublin's most elegant hotel, Albert meets a handsome painter and looks to escape the lie she has been living. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Nowadays Albert would be labelled as transgender (maybe he was?) However, Hubert surprises Albert by revealing that he too is a woman in disguise.

Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 6, 2020, Glenn Close plays the title role to perfection, assisted by a stellar cast. Glen Close superb and Janet the other half excellent too. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average.

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Albert Nobbs subtitles. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Albert dreams of being a small tobacco shop owner one day. I saw it last night and, today, I find I am going back over it multiple times in my head, looking at the various characters and reviewing the bits of their lives that I was shown. I vaguely remember when this movie was first released but never got to see it in a theater. Travelling or based outside United States?

Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. AKA: The Singular Life of Albert Nobbs. In the 1800s in Ireland, it is often much easier for a man to find a job and make a good name for himself than it is for a woman. Scott, The New York Times) Award-winning actress Glenn Close gives a "powerhouse performance" (New York Post) as a woman who passes as a man in order to work and survive in 19th century Ireland. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. An extremely moving film and an insight of what life could be like in that century to be female if you were not born into money. Glen Close tour de force acting and a many layered story, Reviewed in the United States on January 19, 2013. When I found the DVD a couple of weeks ago, I decided I would try it because I am a big fan of Glenn Close.

Not worth renting for $3.99! At the same time, Albert begins courting a young woman who works at his hotel. He befriends a Mr. Glenn Close plays a 40-year-old woman who as a child received some convent education but is ultimately an abandoned orphan. Heartbreaking in parts - based on a 'hearsay story' apparently, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 2, 2020. Adorably sad. Had it's moments. This movie is amazing!! Very interesting idea. While trying to reconstruct an ordinary life, she acquires the company of a gorgeous young house maid (Mia Wasikowska, There's a problem loading this menu right now. Directed by Rodrigo García. An unusual but (sadly) not uncommon story. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness.

I saw it last night and, today, I find I am going back over it multiple times in my head, looking at the various characters and reviewing the bits of their lives that I was shown. He always knows exactly what each customer desires, and his discretion is unparalleled.

It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.7 and a MetaScore of 57. Albert begins spending time with Hubert and his wife, learning more about their unusual lifestyle and how they’ve managed to make it work. Video availability outside of United States varies. I recently viewed "The Big Chill," with Glenn Close in the ensemble cast of that film, and she was beautiful in the film. I have seen this film twice ,it just gets better.

It is set in the early 19th century but could be just as true now. A woman with a dream.. Albert Nobbs struggles to survive in late 19th century Ireland, where women aren't encouraged to be independent. Sign in to see videos available to you. Select the department you want to search in.

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The cast were excellent in their parts and as for Glen Close, well she was exceptional in her portrayal of a young woman masquerading as a male waiter/butler in a hotel saving her wages and trying to make something of herself in 19th century Ireland.

Albert Nobbs is an Drama movie that was released in 2011. 2011, France, USA, United Kingdom, 16+ Albert Nobbs .

Reviewed in the United Kingdom on September 28, 2016. I will say no more! As Albert she becomes a waiter, finding that this way she can receive the higher pay normally granted to men and gain the slight protection of a male persona. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on September 28, 2016. Adorably sad. Albert Nobbs is the story of a young illegitimate child placed in an orphanage and then raped as an adolescent who becomes a male waiter to survive financially. (A.O. Nowadays Albert would be labelled as transgender (maybe he was?) I saw it last night and, Reviewed in the United States on February 27, 2017. Very interesting idea. Posing as a man, so she can work as a butler in Dublin's most posh hotel, Albert meets a handsome painter and looks to escape the lie she has been living. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. I recently viewed "The Big Chill," with Glenn Close in the ensemble cast of that film, and she was beautiful in the film. I am a fan. During an era where female independence was non-existent and discouraged, Albert Nobbs (Close) escapes a life of poverty and despair by disguising herself as a “himself.” However, she seeks to dismantle her 30-year façade after meeting a handsome painter. This movie is amazing!! Glen Close's character = deer in headlights. Stellar performances. Glen Close tour de force acting and a many layered story, Reviewed in the United States on January 19, 2013. Suddenly he sees a future for himself that includes not only his own business, but also a wife. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 2, 2018. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books.

Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 6, 2020, Glenn Close plays the title role to perfection, assisted by a stellar cast. Excellent cast.