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Another Year (2010)

Comedy, Drama

best
THE VERY BEST

8.0

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UK, United Kingdom
English
Feel-Good, Heart-warming, Romantic
2010
Mike Leigh
Badi Uzzaman, Ben Roberts, David Bradley
129 min

Synopsis

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During a year, a very content couple approaching retirement are visited by friends and family less happy with their lives.

Our Take

8.0
Tara Goe

This is a very nice movie about a lovely older couple named Tom and Gerri. It follows their lives for an entire year, as they work at their jobs, invite friends over for dinner, and work in their garden. They live modest but fulfilling lives, and they seem mostly happy and very much in love, a rarity in the movies. This probably sounds horribly boring to most people, but since Mike Leigh is the director, the film is instead a touching and realistic portrayal of love and how people spend their time together. We should all be so lucky as to live a life as charmed as the central couple in this film.

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