R | | Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
The lives of three friends, from their early school days into young adulthood, when the reality of the world they live in comes knocking.
Mark Romanek found making Keira Knightley look plain almost impossible. He told an interviewer "It was difficult. She was eager and happy to do it because the role called for it. But even at her worst, Keira still looks astonishing".
The breakthrough in medical science came in 1952. Doctors could now cure the previously incurable. By 1967, life expectancy passed 100 years.
When Chrissie, Kathy, Rodney, Ruth, and Tommy look inside the travel bureau to see Ruth's possible, the computer monitors are clearly more modern than 1985.
The Hailsham School Song can be briefly heard at the very end of the credits.
$111,734 19 September 2010