Housekeeping (1987) - (Christine Lahti) US one-sheet poster
This is a 27" x 41" US one-sheet poster for the 1987 Bill Forsyth film Housekeeping starring Christine Lahti as Sylvie based on Marilynne Robinson's 1980 novel with the same title and screenplay by Bill Forsyth. Plot summary: After their grandmother dies teenage sisters Ruth [Sara Walker] and Lucille [Andrea Burchill] are sent to live with their aunt Sylvie in the town of Fingerbone, Idaho. Both Sylvie and the girls are eccentrics, but Sylvie is the more accopmlished eccentric; Ruth is more attracted than Lucille to Sylvie's haphazard way of life. Sylvie is a train watcher with no sense of time.
Cast and crew: Bill Forsyth, Marilynne Robinson, Sara Walker, Andrea Burchill, Anne Pitoniak, Barbara Reese, Margot Minvidic, Bill Simillie, Wayne Robson, Betty Phillips, Karen Elizabeth Austin, Dolores Drake, Georgie Collins, Tonya Tanner, Leah Penny, Brian Linds