A sequel to the multi-Oscar® nominated 1987 film ‘Hope and Glory’.
1943: Bill Rohan is 9, overjoyed that his school has been ruined by a stray Luftwaffe bomb, but saddened by the departure of his older sister, pregnant by a Canadian soldier and emigrating to the new world. A decade on, 1952: 18 year old Bill’s (Callum Turner) idyllic life at his family’s riverside home is shattered after he is called up for two years’ conscription in the Army.
Certificate: 15 Drama
Dir. John Boorman, Ireland/France/Romania, 2014, 115 mins
Cast: Callum Turner, Caleb Landry Jones, Pat Shortt, David Thewlis, Richard E. Grant