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Brooklyn
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7.5 IMDB rating
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Nick Hornby Nick Hornby
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Colm Tóibín Colm Tóibín
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Brooklyn

1 year, 6 months ago at Jan 23 19:23
4 votes
The narrative is slight, but the two central performances are beautifully detailed portraits of young love. Brooklyn is charming, if overly sentimental, eschewing the more dramatically potent stuff in favor of a fluffy romance. There’s nothing wrong with that, in fact, it’s very sweet and entertaining, but lurking around the corners of the frame is a better film wanting to break free.   The... read more

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1 year, 6 months ago at Feb 7 22:47
4 votes
Good story, of dilemma between love with a handsome poor italian Brooklyn and the stiff bachelor in the province. Ronan is good actress, she gains confidence as her character; but I think is too selfconscious when she couldn't be so.

A good movie

4 months ago at Apr 13 21:59
4 votes
Since this movie was very well received when it was released,  I was quite eager to check it out. Well, even though it turned out to be not bad at all, I can't say it really blew me away though. I don't know, maybe it was because the main character didn't have to struggle so much after all. I mean, beside the fact that she got seriously home-sick (which I could really identify with from my own ex... read more
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Set on opposite sides of the Atlantic, John Crowley’s Brooklyn tells the profoundly moving story of Eilis Lacey, a young Irish immigrant navigating her way through 1950s Brooklyn. Lured by the promise of America, Eilis departs Ireland and the comfort of her mother’s home for the shores of New York City. The initial shackles of homesickness quickly diminish as a fresh romance sweeps Eilis into the intoxicating charm of love. But soon, her new vivacity is disrupted by her past, and Eilis must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.
Release date: 25 November 2015
Tags: 2015 (5), Drama (4), Romance (3), Coney Island (2), Ireland (2), Brooklyn (2), 2010s (2), Immigrants (1), HQ (1), Cotton Candy (1), 00's (1), Immigration (1), New York (1), Cinema (1), Based On Book (1), NYC (1), Catholicism (1), 1950s (1), Shopgirls (1)
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