Released Date
October 21, 2011
Distributor
Fox Searchlight Pictures
Genre
Drama
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$2,990,625 + $1,787,814 = $4,778,439
32

Elizabeth Olsen

as Martha/Marcy May/

47

Sarah Paulson

as Lucy

46

Hugh Dancy

as Ted

27

Julia Garner

as Sarah

35

Christopher Abbott

as Max

33

Brady Corbet

as Watts

62

John Hawkes

as Patrick

47

Maria Dizzia

as Katie

35

Louisa Krause

as Zoe

About Martha Marcy May Marlene

Haunted by painful memories and increasing paranoia, a damaged woman struggles to re-assimilate with her family after fleeing an abusive cult.

About

A young woman returns to her family stricken with delusions and paranoia after previously being held by an abusive cult. Director Sean Durkin won for the Directing Award (Dramatic) at the Sundance Film Festival.

Trivia

Durkin and star Elizabeth Olsen were each the recipients of various accolades across the award circuit, including wins for each at the Chicago Film Critics Association Awards.