Sunday, March 27, 2011
Kate Winslet, star in "Mildred Pierce"
"Based on the classic novel of writer James M. Cain", will be released on April 3 near the miniseries 'Mildred Pierce', starring award-winning actress Kate Winslet. The story chronicles the life of a woman after her divorce, struggles to make a new life during the era of economic depression in the 30's. It is divided into five parts, produced by Ilene Landress, winner of two Emmy for 'The Sopranos' and directed by Oscar-nominated Todd Haynes. - A flawless production that combines a cast of first with a story relevant in these times, showing the determination of a mother to raise her family and deal with the difficult character of her eldest daughter, "said Gustavo Grossman, vice president and general manager HBO Networks Latin America. He said is proud to present this original production of HBO as part of their major releases for the year, fulfilling a promise to provide subscribers the best premium quality programming. Her husband's infidelity 'Bert' (Brian F. O'Byrne) changes the life of 'Mildred' forever. To drive them out of the house, is alone with her two daughters and must go out to seek any job in order to survive. Swallowing his pride and enduring the scorn of his daughter over 11 years 'Veda', 'Mildred' get a job as a waitress in a restaurant. With his particular talent for making cakes and exemplary work ethic, after a while 'Mildred' succeeds in becoming a business woman when he opened his first restaurant. Along the way, falls in love with 'Monty Beragon' (Guy Pearce) as you find it impossible to earn the respect of their selfish and rebellious daughter. Although 'Mildred' encourages 'Veda' to follow his dream of becoming an artist, she insists her mother and despise everything that surrounds it. After many tears, 'Mildred' pay the price of a normal little devotion to his daughter, but keeps renewing forces at the same time engage in complex relationships it shares with the men in her life.