A young couple living in a Connecticut suburb during the mid-1950s struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children. Based on a novel by Richard Yates.
- Year: 2008
- Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
- Genre: Drama, Romance
- Studio: DreamWorks Pictures, BBC Film, Evamere Entertainment, Neal Street Productions
- Keyword: adultery, infidelity, career, jealousy, husband wife relationship, based on novel or book, marriage crisis, american dream, housewife, connecticut, suburbia, free spirit, unhappiness, getaway, aspiring actor, 1950s, unhappy marriage, feeling trapped, bleak
- Director: Sam Mendes
- Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Kathy Bates, Michael Shannon, Kathryn Hahn, David Harbour