The Cement Garden
The Cement Garden (1992)

Ian McEwan's disturbing novel is given a chilly shimmer in this film adaptation by Andrew Birkin. The film takes place in a concrete slab of a house situated on the outskirts of an English town. The father (Hanns Zischer) is a… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 31, 1992
DVD Release Date: June 21, 2005
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Sheila Johnston
Independent (UK)

The four young actors, by whom it stands or falls, deliver impressively, in particular Robertson and Gainsbourg.

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Cole Smithey

A very engaging drama based on Ian McEwan's novel.

Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

creepy and gripping

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Daisy Maduro
The story relates what can happen when parents unexpectedly abandon their children. Super acting by Andrew Robertson as Jack and Charlotte Gainsbourg as Julie.… More