Unbroken 2014

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Testament of Youth 2014 (Release UK Jan 15, 2015 US unknown)

Testament of Youth 2014

Title:
 Testament of Youth 2015
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Era:
 Post Edwardian WWI
Genre
 Biography | Drama | History  –  2015 (USA)
Plot:
 A British woman recalls coming of age during World War I. Starring Hayley Atwell and Kit Harington.Testament of Youth is a powerful story of love, war and remembrance, based on the First World War memoir by Vera Brittain, which has become the classic testimony of that war from a woman’s point of view. A searing journey from youthful hopes and dreams to the edge of despair and back again, it’s a film about young love, the futility of war and how to make sense of the darkest times.

Director:
 James Kent
Writer / Screenplay:
 Vera Brittain Writer (Autobiography)
Juliette Towhidi
Major Cast:
 Hayley Atwell, Kit Harington, Dominic West, Emily Watson, Colin Morgan (Merlin),
Film Locations:
  • Merton Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, UK
    (street scenes)
  • Goathland, North Yorkshire, England, UK
  • Keighley Railway Station, Keighley, West Yorkshire, England, UK
    (railway station scenes)
  • North Yorkshire Moors Railway, North Yorkshire, England, UK
    (train wide shots)
  • Welbeck Estate, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, UK
    (Uppingham School, Melrose and Etaples field hospital scenes)
  • Darley Dale, Derbyshire, England, UK
    (Derbyshire)
  • Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich, London, England, UK
    (Armistice Day 1918 crowd scene)
  • St Bartholomew the Great, West Smithfield, London, England, UK
    (Armistice Day scene interior)
Kit Harington  Kayley Atwell
Colin Morgan Dominic West
Emily Watson

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Crimson Peak 2015 (release 10.16.2015)

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Release Oct 16, 2015
Title:
Crimson Peak 2015
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Era:
Victorian
Genre
Horror
Plot:
In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds…and remembers.

Director:
Guillermo del Toro
Writer / Screenplay:
Guillermo del Toro, Matthew Robbins
Major Cast:
Charlie Hunnam, Tom Hiddleston, Jessica Chastain
Film Locations:
  • Pinewood Toronto Studios, Port Lands, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  • Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Dundurn Castle, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Casa Loma, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    (Casa Loma)
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Ontario, Canada
  • Canada
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Unbroken 2014 – Jack O’Connell

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Date of Birth 1 August 1990Derby, England, UK
Height 5′ 8″ (1.73 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Jack O’Connell was born in Alvaston, Derby, England, to Alison J. (Gutteridge) and John Patrick O’Connell. His mother is English, and worked at British Midland, and his father was Irish (from County Kerry), and worked on the railways for Bombardier. Jack went to Saint Benedict Catholic School, and began acting professionally playing Connor Yates in a 2005 episode of the television series Doctors (2000). His subsequent TV roles included 4 episodes of The Bill (1984), 6 of The Runaway (2010), and 18 of the popular teen drama Skins (2007).

He made his film debut playing Pukey Nicholls in 2006’s This Is England (2006), later co-starring in Eden Lake (2008), Harry Brown (2009), Private Peaceful (2012) and The Somnambulists (2011), before receiving critical acclaim for his lead roles as a jailed teenager in Starred Up (2013) and a British soldier in Belfast in ’71 (2014).

O’Connell made his Hollywood debut as Greek soldier Calisto in the graphic novel-based action-war film 300: Rise of an Empire (2014), and then played Olympic distance runner and World War II POW Louis Zamperini in the Angelina Jolie-directed war drama Unbroken (2014). His upcoming roles include The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (2016) and Money Monster (2015), the latter with George Clooney and Julia Roberts.

Serena 2014 (US 2015) Amazon On Demand

 

Serena 2014  (c.1930s)

Title:
 Serena  2015  (Amazon On Demand)
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Era:
 Post Edwardian  1930 s
Genre
 Drama
Plot:
Adapted from the novel by Ron Rash, director Susanne Bier’s romantic period drama Serena details the deteriorating relationship between North Carolina timber magnate George Pemberton (Bradley Cooper) and his fiercely independent, entrepreneurial-minded wife Serena (Jennifer Lawrence) following a devastating miscarriage. A woman who isn’t afraid to speak her mind and relishes the opportunity for manual labor in the forest, the enigmatic Serena subsequently grows intensely jealous of the woman who previously bore her husband a son, and quickly begins to unravel over suspicions that George is sheltering his illegitimate family. Rhys Ifans and Toby Jones co-star.

Director:
 Susanne Bier
Writer / Screenplay:
 Christopher Kyle (screenplay), Ron Rash (based on the book by)
Major Cast:
 Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Rhys Ifans
Film Locations:
  • Czech Republic
  • Barrandov Studios, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Prague, Czech Republic
  • Denmark
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