Adapted by Ian McEwan from his bestselling novel, the drama centers on a young couple of drastically different backgrounds in the summer of 1962. Following the pair through their idyllic courtship, the film explores sex and the societal pressure that can accompany physical intimacy, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night. The film stars Saoirse Ronan, Billy Howle, Anne-Marie Duff, Adrian Scarborough, Emily Watson, and Samuel West.
Emily Watson....Violet Ponting
Anne-Marie Duff....Marjorie Mayhew
Samuel West....Geoffrey Ponting
Bebe Cave....Ruth Ponting
Billy Howle....Edward Mayhew
Adrian Scarborough....Lionel Mayhew
Bernardo Santos....Cinema Couple
Bronte Carmichael....Young Chloe Morrell
David Olawale Ayinde....Wigmore Audience Concert Attendee
Christopher Bowen....Cricket Captain
Ty Hurley....Wigmore Concert Attendee
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