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3.3
25 Ratings

Happy New Year, Colin Burstead

Directed by Ben Wheatley
United Kingdom, 2018
Drama

Synopsis

Colin hires a lavish country manor for his extended family to celebrate New Year. Unfortunately for Colin his position of power in the family is under serious threat from the arrival of his estranged brother David.

Happy New Year, Colin Burstead Directed by Ben Wheatley

Critics reviews

Imperfect gatherings that rattle emotions are a familiar sight on screen, but Wheatley manages to chisel a singularly charming scene from his house full of scorn.
October 15, 2018
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Whether this energetic return-to-roots film entirely pays off is another question: Happy New Year… is vigorous and engaging as dark character comedy, but as drama it never quite builds or coheres convincingly.
October 12, 2018
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