​watch chloe sevigny and kate beckinsale in whit stillman's new film

It’s a regency Last Days of Disco.

by Tish Weinstock
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29 March 2016, 10:35pm

You first saw them together in Last Days of Disco, as clubbing friends Alice Kinnon and Charlotte Pingress,and now Whit Stillman will be directing Chloë Sevigny and Kate Beckinsale once more in upcoming period movie, Love & Friendship.

Based on Jane Austen's unfinished novella, Lady Susan, the film tells the tale of the manipulative Lady Susan, (Beckinsale), who's on a mission to secure herself and her daughter a man, now that her late husband's moolah has all dried up. There to advise her is her American friend, Alicia Johnson, played by Sevigny, who is also joined by Stephen Fry and Xavier Samuel. If you like period films, this one is for you.

Love & Friendship opens in the UK on 16 May.

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