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.
- Genre: Drama, Romance
- Studio: DreamWorks Pictures, Scott Rudin Productions, BBC Films, Goldcrest, Neal Street Productions, Evamere Entertainment
- Keyword: adultery, based on novel or book, jealousy, husband wife relationship, infidelity, american dream, housewife, career, marriage crisis, connecticut, suburbia, free spirit, unhappiness, getaway, aspiring actor, 1950s, unhappy marriage, feeling trapped, bleak
- Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, David Harbour, Kathryn Hahn, Kathy Bates, Michael Shannon