FILM: Manchester by the Sea (2016)

Catch the 2016 film 'Manchester by the Sea', Director Kenneth Lonergan's most recent Oscar-winning effort, at Grassmarket Cinema on Monday 17th June!

FILM: Manchester by the Sea (2016)

About FILM: Manchester by the Sea (2016)

Dir: Kenneth Lonergan
15, US, Drama, 137mins

Kenneth Lonergan has form for bruising, gruelling and emotional family dramas that spill out into all kinds of messy places. You Can Count on Me (2000) couched its brutal home truths in wry humour, but in this most recent Oscar-winning effort, those brutal home truths are all bound up in Casey Affleck's Lee Chandler, a cursed soul who cannot forgive himself for the horrors he has inflicted on his nearest and dearest. When Lee is asked to take care of his teenage nephew Patrick (played brilliantly by newcomer Lucas Hedges), he is forced to confront some of the demons that torture him, with devastating consequences for all around him.

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