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POOR THINGS – Available on Digital Platforms from February 27

 From acclaimed filmmaker Yorgos Lanthimos, Searchlight Pictures’ award-winning Poor Things will be available from all major digital retailers including Prime Video, Apple TV App and Sky Store on February 27.

Winner of five BAFTA Awards including Leading Actress, Poor Things also won Best Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy) and Best Actress (Motion Picture Musical or Comedy) for Emma Stone at this year’s Golden Globe Awards®, and has been nominated for eleven Academy Awards®. After taking the Lido by storm and winning the Golden Lion prize at the Venice Film Festival, the film continued to wow audiences premiering at the Telluride Film Festival, the London Film Festival, and on the international circuit.

Described as “nonstop bonkers brilliance” (David Rooney, The Hollywood Reporter) and featuring “a dazzling Emma Stone performance” (Radhika Seth, Vogue) this wildly imaginative and exhilarating film is Certified-Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes™ (92%) and is currently still delighting audiences in theatres across the country.

Film Synopsis

From filmmaker Yorgos Lanthimos and producer Emma Stone comes this incredible tale and fantastical evolution of Bella Baxter (Emma Stone), a young woman brought back to life by the brilliant and unorthodox scientist Dr. Godwin Baxter (Willem Dafoe). Under Baxter’s protection, Bella is eager to learn. Hungry for the worldliness she is lacking, Bella runs off with Duncan Wedderburn (Mark Ruffalo), a slick and debauched lawyer, on a whirlwind adventure across the continents. Free from the prejudices of her times, Bella grows steadfast in her purpose to stand for equality and liberation. Also starring Ramy Youssef, Christopher Abbott and Jerrod Carmichael, “Poor Things” was written by Tony McNamara, based on the book by Alasdair Gray, and produced by Ed Guiney, Andrew Lowe, Yorgos Lanthimos and Emma Stone.

Bonus Features*


  • Possessing Beauty – The Making of Poor Things. Join Yorgos Lanthimos, Emma Stone, cast and crew in the making of this fantastical film. Explore the costumes, makeup and prosthetics in detail. Take a tour with Willem Dafoe and see how Godwin and Bella’s home mirrors and accommodates them both.

Deleted Things

  • Brothel Doctor
  • Alfie’s Chapter
  • Bella’s Notebook

* Bonus features vary by product and retailer

Poor Things poster


Emma Stone as Bella Baxter

Mark Ruffalo as Duncan Wedderburn

Willem Dafoe as Godwin Baxter

Ramy Youssef as Max McCandles

Christopher Abbot as Alfie Blessington

Suzy Bemba as Toinette

Jerrod Carmichael as Harry Astley

Kathryn Hunter as Swiney

Vicki Pepperdine as Mrs. Prim

Margaret Qualley as Felicity

Hanna Schygulla as Martha Von Kurtzroc

Directed by

Yorgos Lanthimos

Based Upon the novel by

Alasdair Gray

Screenplay by

Tony McNamara

Produced by

Ed Guiney p.g.a.

Andrew Lowe p.g.a.

Yorgos Lanthimos p.g.a.

Emma Stone p.g.a.

Product Specifications

Release Date

Digital: February 27

Product SKU

Digital: 4K UHD, HD, SD

Feature Run Time

Approx. 142 minutes



Aspect Ratio

Digital: 1.66:1

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