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The Escape (2017)

Unrated | | Drama | 3 August 2018 (UK)
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An ordinary woman makes an extraordinary decision which will change her life forever.

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Dominic Savage

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Dominic Savage
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Cast

Credited cast:
Gemma Arterton ... Tara
Dominic Cooper ... Mark
Marthe Keller ... Anna
Frances Barber ... Alison
Laura Donoughue ... London Waitress
Jalil Lespert Jalil Lespert ... Philippe
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A woman sets out to reclaim her life in this stirring, emotionally rich look at what it means to start over. Tara (Arterton), a housewife and mother in suburban London, is living a life that is no longer hers: it belongs to her loving but overworked and self-absorbed husband (Cooper), her young son and daughter and the numbing routine of housework and childcare. In desperate need of a change, Tara one day makes a bold decision. Armed with a one-way ticket to Paris, she leaves everything behind to rediscover herself in a new city - but walking out on your life isn't so simple. Written by AnonymousB

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 August 2018 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Bekstvo See more »

Filming Locations:

Kent, England, UK See more »

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Gross USA:

$12,074, 24 May 2018
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2.39 : 1
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This will be the 2nd time Gemma Arterton and Dominic Cooper have starred together after appearing in Tamara Drewe (2010). Both also lent their voices to characters in the animated film Sammy's avonturen: De geheime doorgang (2010). See more »

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References Sing Street (2016) See more »

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Be careful what you wish for . . .
30 January 2019 | by ames0826See all my reviews

This movie reminds me of a poem by Constantine Cavafy called "The City".


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