Albert Nobbs Synopsis
A woman (Glenn Close) poses as a man to survive in 19th-century Ireland.
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Albert Nobbs

By himj
To tell you the truth, I dont know what to think about this movie. I understood the plot, I just did not understand who Albert was? The actors were excellent....

Glenn Close gives a powerful yet understated performance

By Escapeforamoment
So convincing as a man Albert Nobbs looked like a man in drag when given the opportunity to dress in ladies attire. A story of survival with an eye towards improving in the slightest one's quality...

Albert Nobss timeless

By hrhkurt
This movie touches you on so many different levels. Its great cinematography, gripping story and excellent acting make it one of this years best movies. Glen Close is completely beilievable as...

Good Movie with a good story.

By buffetfan1102
Glenn Cloe was super. I hope she wins best actress. Good story. A movie you would enjoy. Although I thought her identity would be more of conversation in the movie....

Albert Nobbs

By henryanne
The film was very sensitive, thought provoking and gripping. Very adult subject matter but extremely well done with outstanding acting, setting and cinamatography. An extraordinary film!...

An Odd But Worthwhile Gender Confused Character Study.

By Al P
This is one of those eclectic films which barely appeals to an exhibition audience large enough to justify more than just a few screens. In other words, it's definitely not for everyone. Ms. Close...

It was really good.

By HairDaryl
This movie was really great, if you like period pieces (which I do). My only complaint is... it was not at all what the trailers made it seem like it was about. So much more to it than that. Then...

Albert Nobbs

By tamikenyon
I really liked the film. I thought Glen Close was terrific! I loved the costumes and the period sets used in the movie. Great story line. Moving, funny, heartbreaking, poignant scenes! My only...

Albert Nobbs

By superracer
Not a movie for everyone. If you enjoy superb acting, with little bit of humor, some drama sprinkled in, some periods of sadness and good character studies in a period piece, you will thoroughly...

Another good period-piece movie.

By Squirrel Dude
When I first saw the trailer "Albert Nobbs," I was surprised that was Glenn Close! I didn't recognize her! Her performance is well done; but her supporting fellow actress, Janet Mcteer was even...

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Rated R | For Some sexuality, brief nudity and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Well-acted drama about sexual politics won't grab teens.
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