Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler, Lucas Hedges
|Cinematography||Jody Lee Lipes|
|Produced by||The Affleck/Middleton Project, B Story, Big Indie Pictures, CMP, K Period Media, Pearl Street Films|
|Language||Moderate and frequent|
|Violence||Mild to moderate and fairly frequent|
|Comments||[American sources complained about the persistent strong language, while FPB labels it as 'moderate', so I don't know if we got a tamer version, or if FPB is being more lenient here. USA rated it R == 16+. - Ed.]|
|These details are supplied by the FPB. If you have a problem with any of the above, please take it up directly with the FPB. Read the Classification Guidelines.|
|Sex / Nudity
||Blood / Gore / Gross
|Guns / Weapons
||Alcohol / Drugs
||Disrespectful / Bad Attitude
|Frightening / Tense Scenes
||Tense Family Scenes
||Topics to talk about
|Suggested age limit
||Positive role models
||Drinking, drugs, smoking
What the Critics say
|Cape Argus / The Star|
Todd McCarthy Layers of emotional dynamics in 'Manchester by the Sea'.
Jim Judy While it might not be everyone’s cup of tea -- especially if you’ve contemplated what will or would have happened to your kids should something had or might happen to you, or you simply would prefer to watch happier escapism fare -- this is a film lover’s dream if you enjoy watching actors and filmmakers performing at the top of their game.
Tomatometer Manchester by the Sea delivers affecting drama populated by full-bodied characters, marking another strong step forward for writer-director Kenneth Lonergan.
|Movie Review Query Engine|
Staff evaluation Searing, insightful drama has intense themes, swearing.
What the People say
11185 Netizens A real experience of life fully lived
Average .. 85%