Tales of love across two films highlighting the very different challenges that face the couples, With Michael and Thomas just after WWII, and Adam and Steve in the present day.
Did You Know?
A lot of this is autobiographical for writer Patrick Gale
. Like one of the characters in the film, his own mother did discover a pile of love letters in her husband's desk that were written to him by a male friend. She destroyed them, partly out of fear that the discovery of them would incriminate him in the eyes of the law and also out of disgust and ignorance, equating homosexuality with pedophilia. See more