The Plot: Brandon (Michael Fassbender) is a 30-something man living in New York who is unable to manage his sex life. After his wayward younger sister (Carey Mulligan) moves into his apartment, Brandon’s world spirals out of control. From BAFTA award winning director Steve McQueen ("Hunger"), "Shame" is a compelling and timely examination of the nature of need, how we live our lives and the experiences that shape us.
Michael Fassbender and Steve McQueen Talk About "Shame"
Michael Fassbender and director Steve McQueen on the rating, sex addiction, the intimate scenes, the story, and the appeal of the film.
Photos of Michael Fassbender and Carey Mulligan in "Shame."
Cast and crew list for "Shame," MPAA rating, running time, and release date info.
"Shame" Casting News
(Sep 2010) Their first outing, 2008's "Hunger," drew rave reviews and lots of awards recognition for its star, Michael Fassbender, and writer/director Steve McQueen. Now the two are getting back together for "Shame," set to begin filming early next year. Read more...