The Sense Of An Ending

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The Sense Of An Ending (15) 109mins

Tony Webster, divorced and retired, leads a reclusive and relatively quiet life.

One day, he learns that the mother of his university girlfriend, Veronica, left in her will a diary kept by his best friend who dated Veronica after she and Tony parted ways.

Tony’s quest to recover the diary, now in Veronica’s possession, forces him to revisit his flawed recollections of his friends and of his younger self. As he digs deeper into his past, it all starts to come back; the first love, the broken heart, the deceit, the regrets, the guilt... Can Tony bear to face the truth and take responsibility for the devastating consequences of actions he took so long ago?

Starring Jim Broadbent, Harriet Walter, Michelle Dockery, Emily Mortimer, Matthew Goode and Charlotte Rampling.

'an outstanding British film'  Woman and Home

'Jim Broadbent at his best'  The Independent

'a triumph of storytelling'  Red

'A handsome and well-acted rumination on memory, boyhood and ageing'  Empire

'never anything other than watchable and well acted'  The Guardian

'May just be the most British movie ever made'  Vanity Fair

'Jim Broadbent gives an engaging and sympathetic performance'  The Guardian


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Rye

The Sense Of An Ending (15) 109mins

Tony Webster, divorced and retired, leads a reclusive and relatively quiet life.

One day, he learns that the mother of his university girlfriend, Veronica, left in her will a diary kept by his best friend who dated Veronica after she and Tony parted ways.

Tony’s quest to recover the diary, now in Veronica’s possession, forces him to revisit his flawed recollections of his friends and of his younger self. As he digs deeper into his past, it all starts to come back; the first love, the broken heart, the deceit, the regrets, the guilt... Can Tony bear to face the truth and take responsibility for the devastating consequences of actions he took so long ago?

Starring Jim Broadbent, Harriet Walter, Michelle Dockery, Emily Mortimer, Matthew Goode and Charlotte Rampling.

'an outstanding British film'  Woman and Home

'Jim Broadbent at his best'  The Independent

'a triumph of storytelling'  Red

'A handsome and well-acted rumination on memory, boyhood and ageing'  Empire

'never anything other than watchable and well acted'  The Guardian

'May just be the most British movie ever made'  Vanity Fair

'Jim Broadbent gives an engaging and sympathetic performance'  The Guardian


PLAY TRAILER play trailer