Manchester by the Sea

    Genre
    Drama
  • Runtime
    137 mins
  • Release Date
    2016
  • Countries
    United States
  • Languages
    English

ANGELIKA’S NOTE

In Kenneth Lonergan's (GANGS OF NEW YORK, MARGARET) Oscar and Golden Globe nominee for Best Picture, the past and present are seamlessly woven together, crafting a tension-filled tale that deftly eschews sentimentality in favor of penetrating emotional insight and deeply affecting human relationships. Casey Affleck "joins the ranks of giants" (TimeOut) with his Academy Award winning performance, alongside Michelle Williams and Lucas Hedges - both of whom received Oscar nods - this film broke hearts and smashed box office records.
DIRECTED BY:
Kenneth Lonergan
WRITTEN BY:
Kenneth Lonergan
CAST INCLUDES:
Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler

SYNOPSIS

MANCHESTER BY THE SEA chronicles the solitary life of Boston janitor Lee (Oscar winner Casey Affleck), from award winning director Kenneth Lonergan (MARGARET). In their small Massachusetts fishing village, Lee’s world is shaken following the death of his older brother Joe (Kyle Chandler), when he is named sole guardian of his 16-year-old nephew Patrick (Lucas Hedges). He returns to Manchester to care for Patrick, and once there, is forced to deal with a past that separated him from his wife (Michelle Williams). 

Manchester by the Sea

    Genre
    Drama
  • Runtime
    137 mins
  • Release Date
    2016
  • Countries
    United States
  • Languages
    English
DIRECTED BY
Kenneth Lonergan
WRITTEN BY
Kenneth Lonergan
CAST INCLUDES
Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler
In Kenneth Lonergan's (GANGS OF NEW YORK, MARGARET) Oscar and Golden Globe nominee for Best Picture, the past and present are seamlessly woven together, crafting a tension-filled tale that deftly eschews sentimentality in favor of penetrating emotional insight and deeply affecting human relationships. Casey Affleck "joins the ranks of giants" (TimeOut) with his Academy Award winning performance, alongside Michelle Williams and Lucas Hedges - both of whom received Oscar nods - this film broke hearts and smashed box office records.

MANCHESTER BY THE SEA chronicles the solitary life of Boston janitor Lee (Oscar winner Casey Affleck), from award winning director Kenneth Lonergan (MARGARET). In their small Massachusetts fishing village, Lee’s world is shaken following the death of his older brother Joe (Kyle Chandler), when he is named sole guardian of his 16-year-old nephew Patrick (Lucas Hedges). He returns to Manchester to care for Patrick, and once there, is forced to deal with a past that separated him from his wife (Michelle Williams). 

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