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Poor things / produced by Ed Guiney, Andrew Lowe, Yorgos Lanthimos, Emma Stone ; directed by Yorgos Lanthimos ; written by Tony McNamara.

Guiney, Ed, (film producer.). Lowe, Andrew (Producer), (film producer.). McNamara, Tony (Director), (screenwriter.). Gray, Alasdair. Motion picture adaptation of (work): Poor things. (Added Author). Lanthimos, Yorgos, 1973- (film director,, film producer.). Stone, Emma, 1988- (actor,, film producer.). Dafoe, Willem, (actor.). Youssef, Ramy, (actor.). Ruffalo, Mark, (actor.). 20th Century Studios, (publisher.). Emma Stone, Willem Dafoe, Ramy Youssef, Mark Ruffalo, Jerrod Carmichael, Margaret Qualley. (Cast).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (142 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : 20th Century Studios, [2024]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from sell sheet.
Based on the novel by Alasdair Gray.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2023.
Wide screen (1.66:1).
Special features: Possessing beauty, the making of poor things; deleted things.
Participant or Performer Note:
Emma Stone, Willem Dafoe, Ramy Youssef, Mark Ruffalo, Jerrod Carmichael, Margaret Qualley.
Summary, etc.:
From filmmaker Yorgos Lanthimos and producer Emma Stone comes the incredible tale and fantastical evolution of Bella Baxter, a young woman brought back to life by the brilliant and unorthodox scientist Dr. Godwin Baxter. Under Baxter's protection, Bella is eager to learn. Hungry for the worldliness she is lacking, Bella runs off with Duncan Wedderburn, a slick and debauched lawyer, on a whirlwind adventure across the continents. Free from the prejudices of her times, Bella grows steadfast in her purpose to stand for equality and liberation.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA Rating: R; for strong and pervasive sexual content, graphic nudity, disturbing material, gore, and language.
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen (1.66:1); English 5.1 Dolby, English AD 2.0 Dolby, French, Spanish Dolby; described video.
Language Note:
English, French or Spanish dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video.
Subject: Physicians > Fiction.
Drowning > Resuscitation > Fiction.
Glasgow (Scotland) > Fiction.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Science fiction films.
Fiction films.

Available copies

  • 12 of 43 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Rowayton Library.


  • 28 current holds with 43 total copies.
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