In the adaptation of Richard Yates' novel, the stars play 1950s spouses whose union isn't quite as ideal as it might seem, offering clear proof that one never knows what happens behind closed doors. Michael Shannon earned an Oscar nomination in a supporting cast that also includes fellow "Titanic" alum Kathy Bates and Kathryn Hahn ("Crossing Jordan").
DVD extras: "making-of" documentary; audio commentary by Mendes and screenwriter Justin Haythe; deleted scenes. *** (R: AS, N, P) (Also on Blu-ray)
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