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'Far From Heaven'

Academy AwardsTodd HaynesDouglas Sirk
'Far From Heaven' Todd Haynes’ take on sexual repression and institutional racism in the form of a '50s melodrama, drawing extensively from the films of Douglas Sirk, was likely always a little too heady for the meat-and-potatoes crowd of Oscar voters. Winner of four major Spirit Awards –... Jon Kopaloff / Getty Images