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Right, going by the statistics, the book “Fifty Shades of Grey,” written by E. L. James, has been bought by over 100 million people both in the form of eBook and printed materials. It, therefore, makes history as one of the best-selling book series ever! And the best part is… currently, the movie, a trilogy, has turned into a worldwide phenomenon. It has been translated into more than 50 languages since its release on 13 February 2015.
So what does the trilogy entail that makes it a darling to everyone across the world? Read on to find more about the movie…
The movie clocks around an abusive relationship between Anastasia Steele, a college student, and Christian Grey, a young billionaire with a strong desire for intimacy associated with a past secret. Who could have perfectly fitted into playing the role of these two characters? Could it be Nick Nolte and Barbra, the duo who made the lovely couple in “The Prince of Tides?” No! Noo! Jamie Dornan (as Anastasia Steele) and Dakota Johnson (as the young billionaire) were the lucky two who perfectly played their roles in the film. Congrats to the two for such an awesome piece!
Plot Summary of Fifty Shades of Grey Movie
Anastasia Steele who is a literature student gets the chance to interview Chris Grey, a businessman, and a billionaire, at Grey enterprises, in Seattle. She does this in favor of her roommate Kate Kavanagh who was scheduled to interview the businessman but unfortunately falls sick.
Anna`s life takes an entirely new path when she meets her interviewee- a rich, handsome, brilliant, yet a very troublesome man. With all her naivety and innocence, Anna starts to fall for this good-looking man. Despite Grey`s reserve and enigmatic advice, Anna still finds it hard to resist him. She gets more desperate to get close to him.
And on to Grey. The young billionaire is unable to resist Anna as well. He is carried away by her beauty, not forgetting her independent spirit. He eventually admits that he wants her too. However, Anna discovers that Grey, despite his vast wealth, international businesses and a loving family, is determined to control everything in his ability, including her own life! This makes Anna very frustrated, and she realizes that the two are incompatible. She finally opts to leave Grey and goes back to the apartment she shares with her roommate, Kate.
That’s it for the Fifty Shades of Grey movie review. The movie can best be explained as anti-romantic. Ironically it was set for release on the Valentine’s Day- sounds funny…huh? Far from having numerous erotic scenes, this movie is a Must-Watch for all couples. For those who wish to dive further into the book, there are many audio books fifty shades of grey free downloads to be obtained from various online sources. So go ahead, get reading!