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Saoirse Ronan

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Hanna (2011)

Duration 1h 51m Ratings UK: 12A, USA: PG-13, Spain: 12  Source of story An original screenplay Director Joe Wright Writers/Script Seth Lochhead, David Farr Starring Saoirse Ronan, Eric Bana, Cate Blanchett, Michelle Dockery, Olivia Williams, Jason Flemyng, Tom Hollander,  Ratings IMDb: 6.8/10 by 195k people.  Rotten Tomatoes: 71% by 230 reviewers. Review2view: 7/10 . Elevator Pitch: … Continue reading

The Way Back (2010)

Duration 2h 13m Ratings UK: 12A, USA: PG-13,  Source of story Said to have been inspired by a “novel” by Slavomir Rawicz Director Peter Weir Writers/Script Peter Weir, Keith R. Clarke Starring Colin Farrell, Ed Harris, Saoirse Ronan, Mark Strong, Jim Sturgess,  Ratings IMDb: 7.3 by 110,473.  Rotten Tomatoes: 74% by 139 critics. Elevator Pitch: In … Continue reading

Mary Queen of Scots (2019)

Elevator Pitch. Mary returns from France after the death of her husband the young French king, and takes up the throne of Scotland. She is a Catholic and therefore disliked by the Scottish protestants. Back in England Henry Cecil, Queen Elizabeth’s advisor, forments revolt forcing Mary to take up arms against her half brother. She … Continue reading

Lady Bird (2017)

Duration 1h 34m Rating (UK) 15 Source of story An original screenplay Writers/Script Greta Gerwig Additional Info This film was nominated for numerous awards including five Oscars. I am very pleased for Laurie Metcalf who, at the age of 62, has won a number of “Best Suporting Actress” awards. I have been a fan of … Continue reading

Atonement

Released 2007 Rating 15 in UK Director Joe Wright Writer/s Christopher Hampton Starring Keira Knightley, James McAvoy, Saoirse Ronan Source of story Book of the same name by Ian McEwan Elevator Pitch A teenager with a crush on the son of a family retainer, frustrated by his impending relationship with her older sister, points the … Continue reading

The Host

Released 2013 Rating 12A in UK Director Andrew Niccol Writer/s Andrew Niccol Starring Saoirse Ronan, Diane Kruger, Max Irons, William Hurt Source of story A book by Stephenie Meyer Elevator Pitch A race of parasitic aliens have taken over the world by invading the bodies of humans, and only small pockets of uninvaded people remain. … Continue reading

Brooklyn (2015)

Released 2015 Rating 12A Director John Crowley Writer/s Nick Hornby Starring Saoirse Ronan, Emory Cohen, Domhnall Gleason, Julie Walters, Jim Broadbent, Source of story Novel by Colm Toibin Elevator Pitch It is 1952. A young woman from the Irish backwoods emigrates to New York where she finds a new life and a husband, but is … Continue reading

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