- 1h 49min
- Directed by: Julius Onah
- Cast: Kelvin Harrison Jr., Octavia Spencer, Naomi Watts, Tim Roth
Peter (Roth) and Amy (Watts) are middle-class parents who adopted a seven-year-old boy from Eritrea. Now a model pupil at a Virginia school, Luce (Harrison Jr) is beginning to behave in disturbing ways. Onah’s film delivers more questions than answers but it’s satisfyingly intelligent and lingers in the mind.
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Luce4 Nov 2019
Naomi Watts and Tim Roth reunite for a cerebral high school drama featuring sterling work from Kelvin Harrison Jr
The last time Tim Roth and Naomi Watts teamed-up, it was for Michael Haneke's 2007 English-language remake of his traumatising home-invasion tale Funny Games. Julius Onah's cerebral high school-set drama Luce lacks the same savagery but, like Haneke's…
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