Over the course of four seasons, Another Year explores the life of a sublimely happy older married couple, Tom and Gerri, and their various friends and family members who struggle to find the happiness that Tom and Gerri have cultivated.
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delightful film, with some great shots and a magnificent winter light in the last 40 minutes. a collection of broken people, orbiting probably the last nice happy family. a film that walks towards death.
By far Mike Leigh's best film since "Secrets and Lies", perhaps since "Naked". Witty and warm in tone throughout all four seasons, but ultimately a dark and deeply humanistic tale of loneliness and desperation. Flawless performances and nothing of the quirky silliness that has infected some of his recent films..
Lesley Manville is a stand-out.