Closing the Ring

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Closing the Ring
Set now and also during World War II, this is the tale of a lost love. During WW II, a young woman secretly married her boyfriend, before he flew off to the war. He died in a plane crash in the UK. She married another, never forgetting him. Now, a treasure hunter unearths the wreck of the plane, and finds a ring, with the names of the lovers engraved. He decides to track down the woman.

117 minutes.
No persons under 13 (Language, Nudity, Violence).
Drama, Romance, On the art circuit

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Credits

Cast
Shirley MacLaine, Christopher Plummer, Mischa Barton, Gregory Smith, Stephen Arnell, Brenda Fricker, Martin McCann, Pete Postlethwaite, John Travers
Director
Richard Attenborough
ScreenplayPeter Woodward
MusicJeff Danna
CinematographyRoger Pratt
EditingLesley Waker
Sound formats
Made in2007
Produced byClosing the Ring Ltd., Prospero Pictures, Scion Films, Spinster

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreRomance, drama
LanguageSome
NuditySome
SexMild
ViolenceSome
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
CommentsDrama with mature adult themes. Some nudity in natural sexual context and some war violence.
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Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Cape Argus / The Star
Debashine Thangevelo
5
Cape Times
Athony Quinn
10
The Citizen
Leon van Nierop
10
BBC
Laura Bushell quote iconShifting around between timeframes, locales and big actors doesn't make Closing the Ring exciting or intriguing. It's a slow, slow burner with plenty of highly emotional confrontations which are for the most part well played.
5
eye Weekly
Kieran Grant quote iconThis shouldn't be memorable mainly as a movie in which fans of The OC got to see Mischa Barton with her kit off, but....
5

What the People say

Internet
393 Netizens
16

Average .. 43%

9

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