MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 13,792 this week

Aftersun (2006)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy  -  8 September 2006 (UK)
7.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.2/10 from 58 users  
Reviews: 2 user

Jim and Sue married young and 20 years later find themselves on holiday in Spain - an anniversary present from their children - with very little to say to each other. Jim can't bear to be ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 153 titles
created 14 Oct 2013
 
list image
a list of 61 titles
created 10 months ago
 
TV
a list of 217 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 125 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 5 titles
created 3 weeks ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Aftersun" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Aftersun (TV Movie 2006)

Aftersun (TV Movie 2006) on IMDb 7.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Aftersun.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Sea of Souls (TV Series 2004)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A group of faculty and staff at a Glasgow university studies the paranormal.

Stars: Bill Paterson, Dawn Steele, Iain Robertson
The Thick of It (TV Series 2005)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

Set in the corridors of power and spin, the Minister for Social Affairs, is continually harassed by Number 10's policy enforcer and dependent on his not-so-reliable team of civil servants.

Stars: Chris Addison, James Smith, Peter Capaldi
Magicians (2007)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A pair of rivaling stage magicians are forced to confront their falling out over a guillotine mishap when they compete in a magic competition.

Director: Andrew O'Connor
Stars: Robert Webb, David Mitchell, Sarah Hadland
Selling Hitler (TV Mini-Series 1991)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The true story of the biggest fraud in publishing history - the Hitler diaries.

Stars: Jonathan Pryce, Alexei Sayle, Alison Doody
The Nativity (TV Mini-Series 2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Explores the troubled times of turn of the millennium Judea, bringing legend to vibrant life, but rooting the action in a world we can all recognise & understand.

Stars: Andrew Buchan, Peter Capaldi, Al Weaver
The Field of Blood (TV Series 2011)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Glasgow 1982, a young girl investigates mysterious murders in a world of men.

Stars: Matt Costello, Jayd Johnson, Bronagh Gallagher
Giving Tongue (TV Movie 1996)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Jessie Fielding is a young MP who is trying to get an anti-hunting bill through the two Houses of Parliament, which is a little surprising as she hunted as a teenager with friend Barb Gale.... See full summary »

Director: Stefan Schwartz
Stars: Charlotte Coleman, Clare Holman, Paul Venables
Psychos (TV Mini-Series 1999)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Stars: Douglas Henshall, Neve McIntosh, Alastair Mackenzie
Bistro (2010)
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A restaurant diner is unable to make a pig of himself.

Director: Sean Gray
Stars: Peter Capaldi, Alex Macqueen, Neil Edmond
Passer By (TV Movie 2004)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Joe is a successful man, a good man, a good father, a good husband. Until one night, in a moments decision, he makes the choice to walk away when a woman in distress asks for his help. As ... See full summary »

Director: David Morrissey
Stars: James Nesbitt, Chris Ryman, Emil Marwa
Impact (TV Movie 2002)
Thriller | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Flight crash investigators Gaynor Crosswell and Phil Epson lead by Marcus Hodge, are investigating the explosion of a civil aircraft over rural England. The explosion not only killed all on... See full summary »

Director: John Strickland
Stars: John Vine, Hugh Bonneville, Betsy Brantley
Mr. Wakefield's Crusade (TV Series 1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Stars: Peter Capaldi, Richard Griffiths, Pam Ferris
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Jim
...
Sue
...
Esther
...
Felipe
...
Stuart
Jodie Kelly ...
Helen
Edit

Storyline

Jim and Sue married young and 20 years later find themselves on holiday in Spain - an anniversary present from their children - with very little to say to each other. Jim can't bear to be separated from his mobile and his business; and while Sue wants to relax with a chick-lit novel, Jim's idea of fun is immersing himself in a heavyweight historical biography. On discovering that their pool is shared with the adjacent villa, they do all they can to keep themselves to themselves, but the glamorous young couple next door soon bring a new perspective to Jim and Sue's relationship. Felipe has just asked Esther to marry him and their apparently blossoming relationship throws Jim and Sue's into stark relief. They frolic by the pool, sing songs to each other and are young love personified. Jim and Sue's holiday, meanwhile, goes from bad to worse when Sue falls asleep in the sun and suffers severe sunburn. Locked out of the sun in their villa, Sue and Felipe soon start to confide in each ... Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

8 September 2006 (UK)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Fans of Cold Feet will love this
22 December 2006 | by (Bangkok) – See all my reviews

If you're a fan of Cold Feet, Friends, Coupling and similar banal, unchallenging pap, you will enjoy wasting an hour you'll never get back on this anodyne, utterly predictable one-off, with Peter Capaldi, who used to be good, Sarah Parish, who I think was in that thing about hairdressers, some skinny bird in a bikini and a Spanish bloke. At one point I thought the couples were going to pair off boy-boy girl-girl, but that really would disturb the surface of the stagnant pool that is your imagination. Or maybe someone would drown in the pool, or die of food poisoning, or something. Oooh, someone smokes dope. How blimmin revolutionary.

Nothing happens, just like in your own life.

And I bet you buy your clothes from Boden and read the Daily Mail too.


2 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
well I love this holothane-995-1074
Discuss Aftersun (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?