Into Film Clubs
Into Film Clubs provide opportunities to watch, review and make films.
Some great novels are notoriously tricky to translate into great films, but this version of John Irving's complex tale manages to pull it off. Tobey Maguire stars as Homer Wells, a young orphan who sets out to make his way in the world against the backdrop of World War II. Featuring an excellent cast which includes Michael Caine and Charlize Theron, this film does not shy away from tackling a number of controversial and sensitive issues.
Gilbert looks after his mother and younger brother, with his job under threat, in this touching drama of young responsibility.
11+ years 118 mins
Moving and darkly humorous account of unhappy families in 70s Connecticut.
16+ years 112 mins
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