84 Charing Cross Road

  • 1987
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Drama

Charming, understated story of a love affair between two people who never meet. The "affair" begins in 1949 when Helene Hanff (Anne Bancroft), a struggling New York writer with a love of fine old books, responds to an ad placed by an antiquarian bookshop at 84 Charing Cross Road in London. Her letter is answered by Frank Doel (Anthony Hopkins), who runs...read more

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84 Charing Cross Road - Official Trailer
01:31 — The true story of a transatlantic correspondence that developed into a close friendship.
(Movie Clip) This Firm In Denmark
Late 1949, London bookseller Frank (Anthony Hopkins) queues for rationed meat, as his customer Helene (Anne Bancroft) in Manhattan gets an idea, encou (more…)
(Movie Clip) Antiquarian Bookseller
From credits in which her character, the real-life writer Helen Hanff (Anne Bancroft), arrived in London, we enter the flashback featuring her younger (more…)
84 Charing Cross Road - (Original Trailer)
A New York writer (Anne Bancroft) and a British bookseller (Anthony Hopkins) fall in love through their letters in 84 Charing Cross Road (1987).
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01:25 — Trailer for 84 Charing Cross Road. When a humorous script-reader in her New York apartment sees an ad in the Saturday Review of Literature for a books (more…)

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  • Released: 1987
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Charming, understated story of a love affair between two people who never meet. The "affair" begins in 1949 when Helene Hanff (Anne Bancroft), a struggling New York writer with a love of fine old books, responds to an ad placed by an antiquarian bookshop a… (more)

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