The Aftermath

The Aftermath

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The Aftermath

Romantic, post-WWII drama starring two-time Oscar nominee Keira Knightley, Alexander Skarsgård (The Legend of Tarzan), and Jason Clarke (Everest). Based on the novel by Rhidian Brook, the story follows a British couple relocated to a Hamburg home during the reconstruction, but find their marriage tested with the presence of the house's previous owner.

2019Rating: M, Mature themes, violence, sex scenes and coarse language108 minsUSA
DramaRomanceWar
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Reviews & comments

Variety

Variety

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Will please a select audience starved for grown-up comfort viewing...

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The Telegraph

The Telegraph

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You may well enjoy this unusual love story: for its performances, its strong sense of time and place, and its vivid reminder that a war's official end is never really anything of the kind.

3.0
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The Guardian

The Guardian

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The well-intentioned performances lead nowhere.

2.0
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Stuff

Stuff

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Keira Knightley shines in solid, but unspectacular period piece.

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Screen Daily

Screen Daily

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This slightly stodgy drama is elevated by the presence of Australian actor Clarke, who commands attention a as the weary British Colonel weighed down by years of incessant tragedy.

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Little White Lies

Little White Lies

press

The pressure that all three protagonists are under feels genuinely affecting, as the film knows to linger on the morally thorny and painful moments that its story entails.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

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Where it might have been an old-fashioned melodrama with credible historical appeal, instead it suggests an old-school celluloid epic whose print has lost a reel or two.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

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The bones of the story have been played a million times, but a talented and committed cast make this swoonsome rather than samey.

3.0
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Keira Knightley has already impressed me this year with one of my favourite films of the year so far, Colette. So when I came out of the theatre after that film and spotted the poster for this film, it was instantly in my list of movies to check out as soon as possible. Luckily for me, the local cinema was doing a sneak peek for the long Easter weekend, so...

3.0
0
Variety

Variety

press

Will please a select audience starved for grown-up comfort viewing...

0
The Telegraph

The Telegraph

press

You may well enjoy this unusual love story: for its performances, its strong sense of time and place, and its vivid reminder that a war's official end is never really anything of the kind.

3.0
0
The Guardian

The Guardian

press

The well-intentioned performances lead nowhere.

2.0
0
Stuff

Stuff

press

Keira Knightley shines in solid, but unspectacular period piece.

0
Screen Daily

Screen Daily

press

This slightly stodgy drama is elevated by the presence of Australian actor Clarke, who commands attention a as the weary British Colonel weighed down by years of incessant tragedy.

0
Little White Lies

Little White Lies

press

The pressure that all three protagonists are under feels genuinely affecting, as the film knows to linger on the morally thorny and painful moments that its story entails.

0
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

Where it might have been an old-fashioned melodrama with credible historical appeal, instead it suggests an old-school celluloid epic whose print has lost a reel or two.

0
Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

press

The bones of the story have been played a million times, but a talented and committed cast make this swoonsome rather than samey.

3.0
0

Keira Knightley has already impressed me this year with one of my favourite films of the year so far, Colette. So when I came out of the theatre after that film and spotted the poster for this film, it was instantly in my list of movies to check out as soon as possible. Luckily for me, the local cinema was doing a sneak peek for the long Easter weekend,...

3.0
0