Many movies nowadays focus a lot in the past. After all, topics such as World War, etc make for really good content. However, most movies tend to focus on the war part of things. Movies like “Dunkirk” and “GreyHound” have become famous, all thanks to their plot and cinematic takes. Not many movies have come out which focus more on the lives of the people during the War. This movie marks Jessica Swale’s debut in the Hollywood industry. “Summerland” is a movie revolving around love and loss, which can even break the heart of a grown man. Read on to find out more about this enigmatic movie!
Release Date: Summerland
The movie made its debut on 24 July 2020. The release was unexpected owing to the coronavirus pandemic. However, the crew still managed to come out with this enigmatic movie. Summerland is available for streaming on Amazon Prime Videos. However, it is available in the USA. The movie is yet to release on other digital platforms. It is unknown as to when the movie will release in other parts of the world. Stay tuned for updates!
The cast of the movie features a lot of new names. Gemma Arterton performs the role of the protagonist, Alice Lamb. Meanwhile, Gugu Mbatha-Raw acts as Vera while Penelope Wilton performed as the older Alice. Tom Courtney and Dixie Egerickx performed the theatrics of Mr. SUllivan and Edie respectively. Lucas Band acted as the cute child Frank. Français Siân Philips, Amanda Root, Amanda Lawrence, and Jessica Gunning also made appearances in the movie.
Summerland is a movie that focusses on a mother during World War 2. The movie has the beautiful city of Kent, England as its backdrop. The story revolves around Alice Lamb, who is considered to be a witch in her town. However, these accusations are not baseless as she writes books on pagan mythology. Furthermore, she behaves very rudely with the folk of the town. She lives in her beachside cottage, devoting herself to the pagan arts. Alice secluded herself from the general public.
Soon, she meets Frank. Frank is a young social worker, who escaped the plight of war. Desperate for a place to stay, he seeks shelter at Alice’s place. Despite being cruel to others, Alice couldn’t shatter the hopes of the young boy. She leaves her door, in opposition to her own wishes. However, Alice does not let him off the hook easily. She treats him rudely but soon succumbs to the boyhood charm of Frank. Frank reminded her about her long-lost love, Vera. Vera was a woman who had a very passionate affair with Alice, around twenty years before World War 2.
The trailer for this movie has come! Here it is in all of its glory! We strongly recommend that you watch the trailer as it will take some time for the movie to release in other parts of the world.
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