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Light Between Oceans, The


USA 2016, 148 minutes
Dir. Derek Cianfrance
Rating: [M] Sex scenes
Genres: Drama / Romance

Topics: Period 1920s.


“A beautifully sustained study in adult themes of emotional crisis. ”~Slant Magazine

Aroview: An elegant sweeping melodrama set in post-WWI Western Australia about a lighthouse keeper and his wife who raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat, only to years later face a moral dilemma when they encounter the real mother of the baby.

Largely film in New Zealand (Dunedin & Marlborough), and based on the debut novel by M.L. Stedman.

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DVD Features

  • audio commentary
  • English subtitles for the hearing impaired
  • 'making of' documentary / featurette
  • aspect ratio: 16:9

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