Starring: Oakes Fegley, Julianne Moore, Michelle Williams, Millicent Simmonds, Jaden Michae, Tom Noonan, James Urbaniak, Amy Hargreaves, Cory Michael Smith
Story: Drama directed by Todd Haynes in which the story follows two children, Ben and Rose, (Oakes Fegley and Millicent Simmonds), from two different eras who secretly wish their lives were different. Ben longs for the father he has never known, while Rose dreams of a mysterious actress, Lillian Mayhew (Julianne Moore), whose life she chronicles in a scrapbook. When Ben discovers a puzzling clue in his home and Rose reads an enticing headline in the newspaper, both children set out on quests to find what they are missing that unfold with mesmerizing symmetry.
Best Quotes from Trailer:
Elaine: [voice over] This is a story about what makes us different, and about having the courage to find the place where we belong.
Ben: Was my dad an astronomer?
Elaine: Another time, okay? When it’s the right time.
Ben: It’s never the right time.
Ben: If I knew where my dad was…
Jamie: Why run away?
[he hands Jamie a book called “Cabinets of Wonder, Wonderstruck”]
Ben: It’s from my dad. It’s where I found the bookmark.
Ben: Why did my father have this book?
Jamie: The bookstore, it’s gone.
Ben: No one knows where I am.
Ben: How do you know my name?
Wonderstruck is set to open in the US 10/20/2017.