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An Education
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Carey Mulligan Carey Mulligan
Jenny Mellor
Olivia Williams Olivia Williams
Miss Stubbs
Alfred Molina Alfred Molina
Jack Mellor
Cara Seymour Cara Seymour
William Melling William Melling
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Connor Catchpole Connor Catchpole
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Matthew Beard Matthew Beard
Peter Sarsgaard Peter Sarsgaard
David Goldman

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Lynn Barber Lynn Barber
Nick Hornby Nick Hornby


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Rich, satisfying cinematic experience

6 years, 7 months ago at Feb 8 2:21
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"If people die the moment that they graduate, then surely it's the things we do beforehand that count."

Over recent years, movie-goers have been subjected to countless coming-of-age tales imbued with a plot concerning a young, naïve person who receives a preview of the adult world lying in wait for them. Directed by Lone Scherfig and scripted by Nick Hornby, 2009's An Education is ... read more

A very valuable educational lesson!

6 years, 5 months ago at Apr 6 21:13
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I was in complete awww with this film all the way through! I think, like most British films that cap off a few Oscar nominations are very underrated even if it gets a Best Picture nomination. An Education is a very beautiful film that is very heartfelt and emotional. The film itself is an educational lesson because it teaches teenagers who are 16-17 to make the most of the rest of their childhood ... read more

An Education

6 years ago at Sep 11 2:33
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Why is it that some of us work ourselves to death in the monotony of reading, studying and paper-writing for years, while others seem to find a way to lead a relaxed existence without needing to do any of that stuff? I look at people who have managed to live more than comfortably thanks to the fact that they have connections or simply because they've been hardcore go-getters since they were very y... read more
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Description: It’s 1961 and attractive, bright 16-year-old schoolgirl, Jenny (Carey Mulligan) is poised on the brink of womanhood, dreaming of a rarefied, Gauloise-scented existence as she sings along to Juliette Greco in her Twickenham bedroom. Stifled by the tedium of adolescent routine, Jenny can’t wait for adult life to begin. Meanwhile, she’s a diligent student, excelling in every subject except the Latin that her father is convinced will land her the place she dreams of at Oxford University. One rainy day, her suburban life is upended by the arrival of an unsuitable suitor, 30-ish David (Peter Sarsgaard). Very quickly, David intro ... (more)
Release date: 5 February 2010
Tags: Drama (21), 2009 (10), Romance (10), Coming Of Age (9), England (9), 1960s (8), (8), Paris (7), Teenage Girl (7), London (7), 2000s (6), Studying (6), Money (5), Oxford (5), Private School (5), Banana (5), Adultery (5), British (5), Love (4), Based On Book (4)
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"2009! Winner: Carey Mulligan! Nominees: Sandra Bullock - The Blind Side as Leigh Anne Tuohy Helen Mirren - The Last Station as Sophia Tolstaya Gabourey Sidibe - Precious as Claireece "Precious" Jones Meryl Streep - Julie & Julia as Julia Child"

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