On Chesil Beach

  •   Hawkhurst
  •   Rye
  •   Bermondsey

Hawkhurst

On Chesil Beach (15) 110mins

Adapted by Ian McEwan from his bestselling novel, the drama centers on a young couple of drastically different backgrounds in the summer of 1962. Following the pair through their idyllic courtship, the film explores sex and the societal pressure that can accompany physical intimacy, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night. The film stars Saoirse Ronan, Billy Howle, Anne-Marie Duff, Adrian Scarborough, Emily Watson, and Samuel West.

‘Saoirse Ronan is sensational’  Daily Mail

'A vision of love that's shockingly old-fashioned and tinglingly audacious'  Variety

‘tender and valuable...sensitive translation of Ian McEwan’s elegy to inhibited England’  The Guardian

'just wonderful'  Mail On Sunday

‘deeply sensitive…the two leads are wonderful’  Daily Mail

‘The fascination of the film lies in its painstaking observation of the hapless lovers and of the world around them’  Independent

‘an opulent, well-crafted and acted tale’  Empire

‘Ronan and Howle's wonderfully understated performances keep us watching but it isMcewan's prose that made this story sing’  Daily Express

'It's a lyrical and rapturous film - a repressed passion play, funny, delicate and heartbreaking' Variety

'The film is pleasingly thorny on the subject of intimacy, sexual dysfunction and trauma'  The Observer

 


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Rye

On Chesil Beach (15) 110mins

Adapted by Ian McEwan from his bestselling novel, the drama centers on a young couple of drastically different backgrounds in the summer of 1962. Following the pair through their idyllic courtship, the film explores sex and the societal pressure that can accompany physical intimacy, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night. The film stars Saoirse Ronan, Billy Howle, Anne-Marie Duff, Adrian Scarborough, Emily Watson, and Samuel West.

‘Saoirse Ronan is sensational’  Daily Mail

'A vision of love that's shockingly old-fashioned and tinglingly audacious'  Variety

‘tender and valuable...sensitive translation of Ian McEwan’s elegy to inhibited England’  The Guardian

'just wonderful'  Mail On Sunday

‘deeply sensitive…the two leads are wonderful’  Daily Mail

‘The fascination of the film lies in its painstaking observation of the hapless lovers and of the world around them’  Independent

‘an opulent, well-crafted and acted tale’  Empire

‘Ronan and Howle's wonderfully understated performances keep us watching but it isMcewan's prose that made this story sing’  Daily Express

'It's a lyrical and rapturous film - a repressed passion play, funny, delicate and heartbreaking' Variety

'The film is pleasingly thorny on the subject of intimacy, sexual dysfunction and trauma'  The Observer

 


TO WATCH THE TRAILER CLICK HERE


PLAY TRAILER play trailer

Bermondsey

On Chesil Beach (15) 110mins

Adapted by Ian McEwan from his bestselling novel, the drama centers on a young couple of drastically different backgrounds in the summer of 1962. Following the pair through their idyllic courtship, the film explores sex and the societal pressure that can accompany physical intimacy, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night. The film stars Saoirse Ronan, Billy Howle, Anne-Marie Duff, Adrian Scarborough, Emily Watson, and Samuel West.

‘Saoirse Ronan is sensational’  Daily Mail

'A vision of love that's shockingly old-fashioned and tinglingly audacious'  Variety

‘tender and valuable...sensitive translation of Ian McEwan’s elegy to inhibited England’  The Guardian

'just wonderful'  Mail On Sunday

‘deeply sensitive…the two leads are wonderful’  Daily Mail

‘The fascination of the film lies in its painstaking observation of the hapless lovers and of the world around them’  Independent

‘an opulent, well-crafted and acted tale’  Empire

‘Ronan and Howle's wonderfully understated performances keep us watching but it isMcewan's prose that made this story sing’  Daily Express

'It's a lyrical and rapturous film - a repressed passion play, funny, delicate and heartbreaking' Variety

'The film is pleasingly thorny on the subject of intimacy, sexual dysfunction and trauma'  The Observer

 


TO WATCH THE TRAILER CLICK HERE


PLAY TRAILER play trailer