The psychological drama movie, The Lost Daughter, will be receiving its release on Netflix this December 31, 2021. Maggie Gyllenhaal has directed and scripted the movie, and it has received the review as an electric watch. It features the concept of motherhood, exploring the gravity and depth of the bond between mother and daughter.
However, sometimes it can get very intense, complicating the dynamics. The complex situation may cause the mother to feel as if at the edge, as her life get complex and filled with exhaustion. Exploring motherhood, The Lost Daughter has much to talk about. See for yourself, and these details will help you out.
When And Where To Watch The Lost Daughter?
The Lost Daughter will be receiving its release on Netflix this December 31, 2021. Previously it was released on September 3, 2021, in Venice during the 78th Venice International Film Festival. It then received another release on December 17 in the US as a limited release.
The movie has gathered positive reviews from critics and viewers alike. It has a running time of 121 minutes, and for its screenplay, Gyllenhaal was awarded the Golden Osella award. In November 2021, it received various accolades at the Gotham Independent Film Awards.
Who Is In The Cast Of The Lost Daughter?
In the lead, as Leda Caruso, the movie stars the veteran actress Olivia Colman. The younger version of Leda is played by Jessica Buckley. The role of Nina is acted by Dakota Johnson and Professor Hardy by Peter Sarsgaard. Lyle is performed by Ed Harris, and Will by Paul Mescal.
Joe is played by Jack Farthing, Callie by DagmaraDomińczyk, and Toni is played by Oliver Jackson-Cohen. Bianca is played by Ellie James, Elena by Athena Martin, and Martha by Isabelle Della-Porta.
What Is The Plot About?
Touching on the complex aspect of motherhood, the movie does a fair job of exploring the dramatic twists and turns involved. Featuring a Professor in her mid-age, Leda Caruso takes a vacation in a lovely location in Greece, along the coasts. However, this sunshine is short-lived when the beach becomes crowded with people. Amidst the crowd, a young mother, Nina, who has come here with her daughter, catches Leda’s attention.
Leda obsesses over the mother-daughter bond, which forces her to start acknowledging her past. Nina, and Callie (sister-in-law), both start to get verily suspicious of Leda. But, Leda gets caught up in the black hole of her own past as she confronts herself as a mother. She spirals down into her negative emotions and unpleasant experiences. She needs to initiate a journey of rediscovery to settle down with her past and demons.
The movie thoughtfully explores the subjective relationship between mother and daughter and the regret of a mother for not being as available for her children. The entire movie is very intense and emotional.
Is The Trailer For The Lost Daughter Available?
The trailer for The Lost Daughter is available on YouTube. The official trailer for the movie was dropped back on October 18, 2021. The trailer proves that the movie involves high stakes, and it gives you only a hint of the height of the iceberg, keeping the depths of it hidden to be explored as you watch the movie. Watch the movie as it drops on Netflix to look into Leda’s past and her subjective experience as a mother.