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A group of pensioners living in a sheltered home are annoyed when their local swimming pool is shut for no obvious reason - and decide to break in. However, after their swim, they begin to feel strangely energetic - because the pool contains alien cocoons with the power to rejuvenate human life. This is the kind of sci-fi premise that often takes a sinister turn, but here is actually the basis for a warm, funny and cheering movie.


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This film has a couple of uses of mild bad language

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