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The Deep Blue Sea (2011)

The Deep Blue Sea
6.3 Rating
(93 ratings)
6.3 IMDB rating

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Ann Mitchell

Ann Mitchell

Mrs. Elton
Jolyon Coy

Jolyon Coy

Philip Welch
Karl Johnson

Karl Johnson

Mr. Miller
Rachel Weisz

Rachel Weisz

Hester Collyer
Simon Russell Beale

Simon Russell Beale

Sir William Collyer
Tom Hiddleston

Tom Hiddleston

Freddie Page
Harry Hadden-Paton

Harry Hadden-Paton

Jackie Jackson
Sarah Kants

Sarah Kants

Liz Jackson


Written by
Terence Davies

Terence Davies

adaptation


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A very emotional but underrated British drama.

3 years, 6 months ago at Jan 9 7:03
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Understandably, one can totally confuse this British drama for a film about the underwater world and it’s features due to the description of the title (especially the 1999 film Deep Blue Sea), but the nature of the title definitely serves its definitive meaning within the film. Time and time again, we have witnessed these dramas involving traumatised civilians that take us on an emotional and th... read more

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1 year, 7 months ago at Dec 26 13:52
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A bit boring because I think the rhythm of the movie is very slow. But the ending is touching because my heart really broke when I saw Tom Hiddleston, a fabulous man shouting at Hester (which was like he was shouting directly at me) and I was behaving like Hester once. So, it really touched me.

The Deep Blue Sea

1 year, 4 months ago at Apr 1 21:01
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It’s interesting to watch the 2011 version of Terence Rattigan’s play after having recently watched the 1955 one. Anatole Litvak’s version lacked a personal touch and much insight into Hester’s character, but it contains a great performance from Vivien Leigh. It’s compulsively watchable, but makes an odd decision to film such a quiet, intimate story with widescreen and Technicolor panach... read more
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The wife of a British Judge is caught in a self-destructive love affair with a Royal Air Force pilot.
Release date: 25 November 2011
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The Deep Blue Sea

“It’s interesting to watch the 2011 version of Terence Rattigan’s play after having recently watched the 1955 one. Anatole Litvak’s version lacked a personal touch and much insight into Hester’s character, but it contains a great performance from Vivien Leigh. It’s compulsively watchable, but makes an odd decision to film such a quiet, intimate story with widescreen and Technicolor panache. Terence Davies made a film that’s equally as great, but also lacking in a few of the same eras. Maybe the problem lies in the material?

Why exactly does Hester throw out her high society marriage to run off with a RAF? The sarcastic answer I want to give is because the RAF is played by Tom Hiddleston, and wouldn’t you runaway with him if you had the chance? But the truth of that m” read more

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Jade Lai posted a review 1 year, 7 months ago

“A bit boring because I think the rhythm of the movie is very slow. But the ending is touching because my heart really broke when I saw Tom Hiddleston, a fabulous man shouting at Hester (which was like he was shouting directly at me) and I was behaving like Hester once. So, it really touched me.” read more

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"06.05 in almost every interview about that movie people call it "a tragic lovestory" and how fatal love can be. but i dont think freddie and hester love each other. freddie survived the second world war as a bomberpilot. he saw so much randon death that now he wants to live life to the fullest. so i think hester is just one aspect of him doing that. and for hester: she wants passion in her life. and she wants to be the most importatn thing in freddies life. she wants to be importatn, she wan"


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A very emotional but underrated British drama.

“Understandably, one can totally confuse this British drama for a film about the underwater world and it’s features due to the description of the title (especially the 1999 film Deep Blue Sea), but the nature of the title definitely serves its definitive meaning within the film. Time and time again, we have witnessed these dramas involving traumatised civilians that take us on an emotional and thought-provoking ride where the occurred events lead to a very tender and important message. The play by dramatist Terrence Ratigan that this is based on has already been adapted once before into a film that starred Vivien Leigh and Kenneth More, but now comes forth a second adaptation of the play.

Although it is a 1950s British drama, the extraordinary title The Deep Blue Sea provides a ” read more

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" Understandably, one can totally confuse this British drama for a film about the underwater world and it’s features due to the description of the title (especially the 1999 film Deep Blue Sea), but the nature of the title definitely serves its definitive meaning within the film. Time and time again, we have witnessed these dramas involving traumatised civilians that take us on an emotional and thought-provoking ride where the occurred events lead to a very tender and important message. The pla"


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