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    Circuit Breaker Interview: Billy Howle, Ian McEwan, and Dominic Cooke Discuss Life ‘On Chesil Beach’

    http://traffic.libsyn.com/awardscircuit/On_Chesil_Beach.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 26:16 — 13.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreAfter appearances at film festivals including Toronto and London, the film “On Chesil Beach” debuted in theaters over the weekend. The film stars Billy Howle and Saoirse Ronan as newlyweds […] More

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    Film Review: ‘On Chesil Beach’ is a Heartbreaking Tale of Love and Pride

    There is a simplicity in the beauty of Dominic Cooke‘s period drama, “On Chesil Beach.” The film, which Ian McEwan adapted from his own 2007 novella, is a snapshot of the lives of Florence (Saoirse Ronan) and Edward (Billy Howle). It is England in 1962, and these newlyweds spend a long, awkward evening in their […] More

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    TIFF Review: Marriage Is a Rocky Road in Dominic Cooke’s Uneven ‘On Chesil Beach’

    2017 TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL: Adapted from an acclaimed Ian McEwan novel (“Atonement”), set in 1960s Britain, and starring the luminous Saoirse Ronan, “On Chesil Beach” has all the makings of a classic “prestige” period film. That it centers around a prickly romance also promises rich dramatic potential. But while “On Chesil Beach” offers the […] More

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    TIFF 2017: Saoirse Ronan Shines ‘On Chesil Beach’

    “On Chesil Beach” premiered in Toronto on Saturday. Ian McEwan adapted the script from his own novella, and the film marks the cinematic debut of theater director Dominic Cooke. Saoirse Ronan and Billy Howle are the honeymooning couple at the center of this drama. Set in the conservative 1960s, Florence and Edward (Ronan and Howle) […] More