After travelling to London to check on their missing children in the wake of the 2005 terror attack on the city, two strangers come to discover their respective children had been living together at the time of the attacks.
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As the story unfolds,the wonderful ,believable performances give an almost documentary feeling to this riveting story.
I loved that with characters from different backgrounds,there were no stereotypes.
at the start osman had prayed in the middle of forest . After that he was washing his face near river... this is so bullshit . ablution must be make before praying
. The only thing that I really liked was telephone conversation between london -africa ... and woman's crying sound , plus unresponsive osman.also I didnt like usage of music . For me it killed all of atmosphere. .
For the most part it's manipulative guff transferred from Hollywood to London for a change. But it's a sign of how wonderful Sotigui Kouyaté and Brenda Blethyn are that it's worth sitting through just for them. A masterclass from the both of them and a beautifully judged ending saves London River from itself.
Mi è piaciuto l'intreccio della storia. Qualche piccola leggerezza nella sceneggiatura. Un film discreto da vedere. Qualcosa di emozionante il viso del protagonista di colore ma brava anche la prima attrice.