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When their deeply religious mother dies, the seven Hook children bury her in the garden and continue life as normal. Then their absent father, Charlie, reappears…
1968 | Nominee: Best British Actor
I've never been disapppointed by a film directed by Jack Clayton. And this one is no exception. Highly recommended.
This film and the novel from which it was adapted is what Ian McEwan used as the basis of THE CONCRETE GARDEN. I prefer the wit and grotesque of this film.
Une oeuvre étonnante, d'un envoûtement constant dans sa folle dramaturgie... www.cinefiches.com