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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Romola Garai
Rose Byrne
Bill Nighy
Henry Thomas
Directors
Tim Fywell
Screenwriters
Dodie Smith
Heidi Thomas
Running Time
113 minutes

I Capture The Castle
Sweetly innocent tale of first love set in 1930s English countryside.


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Plot
Seventeen year-old Cassandra (Garai) lives with her eccentric family in a crumbling castle in 1930s Suffolk. Two handsome young brothers inherit the estate next door and first love seems imminent.


Verdict
Wholly safe but wholly satisfying for its target audience, I Capture The Castle stretches no-one involved but is as pleasant and comfortable as cotton wool.


Reviewed by Jo Berry

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