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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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    WATCH: Saoirse Ronan Faces Delicate Fears in Official Trailer for ‘On Chesil Beach’

    Bleecker Street revealed its official trailer for the upcoming drama, “On Chesil Beach.” The film stars Academy Award-nominee Saoirse Ronan and Billy Howle as newlyweds in 1962 England. As described by the studio’s synopsis: Following the pair through their idyllic courtship, the film explores sex and the societal pressure that can accompany physical intimacy, leading […] More

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    Bleecker Street Announces 2018 Release Dates

    NEW YORK, NY – OCTOBER 26, 2017 – Bleecker Street has announced release dates for their first five titles for 2018. Following two acquisitions out of the Toronto International Film Festival, Sebastián Lelio’s “Disobedience” and Dominic Cooke’s “On Chesil Beach,” Bleecker Street has also dated Mark Pellington’s new drama “Nostalgia” (following up the 2017 Shirley […] More

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    Circuit Breaker Episode 58: ‘It’ Talk, TIFF Talk, and Just Talk

    http://traffic.libsyn.com/awardscircuit/Circuit_Breaker_9-10_1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:05:41 — 150.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreWelcome to the Awards Circuit podcast titled “CIRCUIT BREAKER!,” a weekly podcast from AwardsCircuit.comfeaturing host Clayton Davis along with panelists Sam Coffey, Mark Johnson, Joey Magidson, and Karen Peterson. We discuss movies, […] 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