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The Departure (2014)

Gillian Anderson plays Blanche DuBois in a prequel to A Streetcar Named Desire inspired by the Young Vic's production in which she starred. The film place takes place in the days before Blanche's arrival at her sisters Stella's home.

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Gillian Anderson

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Andrew O'Hagan

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Gillian Anderson ... Blanche
Bruce Alexander ... The Policeman
Suzanne Bertish ... Blind Woman
Rollo Skinner Rollo Skinner ... Young Husband
Edward Lancaster Edward Lancaster ... Harry
Corey Johnson ... Soldier (voice)
Otto Farrant ... Soldier (voice)
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Gillian Anderson plays Blanche DuBois in a prequel to A Streetcar Named Desire inspired by the Young Vic's production in which she starred. The film place takes place in the days before Blanche's arrival at her sisters Stella's home.

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English

Release Date:

2 October 2014 (UK) See more »

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Gillian Anderson has played also a splendorous Blanche DuBois in One streetcar named desire in London (2014) and New York (2016) in theater. She declared this character was In her bucket list since she was a teenager. See more »

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