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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Benedict Cumberbatch
Claire Foy
Shaun Evans
Directors
D. R. Hood
Screenwriters
Dictynna Hood
Running Time
85 minutes

Wreckers
Overwrought, occasionally overcooked


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Plot
Recently married couple David (Benedict Cumberbatch) and Dawn (Claire Foy) move back to David's childhood home to start a family. The stresses of trying to start a family is cranked a notch when his brother Nick (Shaun Evans), a soldier on leave from Afghanistan, comes to stay, bringing long-buried secrets with him.


Verdict
While the drama occasionally overheats, strong turns from the two leads keep us invested in the characters.


Reviewed by Ian Freer

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