Empire of Light

Storyline

Empire of Light 2022

This time, Sam Mendes brings a love story intertwined with the magic of cinema to the big screen. Written and directed by the master filmmaker, his new film, Empire of Light, tells a love story in the early 1980s centered around an old movie theater in a seaside town in England. The film inhabits The Empire, a nostalgic movie theater like no other today. Hilary, played by Olivia Colman, is a parlor attendant who opens the living room every morning and is trapped in a depressing routine. Michael Ward plays an enthusiastic young man named Stephen, who joins the cast. The unexpected bond formed between the two characters evolves into a love whose future does not seem bright in the light of social pressures and personal traumas.

Avg: 9 / 10
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Empire of Light
Genre:
Drama, Romance
Year:
2022
Country:
United Kingdom, United States
IMDB:
6.6 - tt14402146
Duration:
Content Rating:
R
Director:
Sam Mendes
Stars:
Colin Firth, Micheal Ward, Olivia Colman