The mysterious death of an enigmatic young man newly arrived in the suburb of Wetherby releases the long-repressed, dark passions of some of its residents.
Did You Know?
The film won in a tie with Die Frau und der Fremde
(1985) ("The Woman and The Stranger") the prestigious Golden Bear Award for Best Motion Picture at the Berlin International Film Festival in 1985. See more
When you're a boy, you think oh it's so easy... always wipe the slate and move on. Then with the years you find you've become a prisoner of dreams.
The girl ran away this morning.
Goodluck to her.
[raising a toast
To all our escapes.
The cast credits are divided up into groups under the following headings: The Wetherby Characters; In the Past; The School; Miss Travers' Class; The Police; and From the University of Essex. See more