Adapted for the screen by playwright Nick Payne and helmed by acclaimed director Ritesh Batra, The Sense of an Ending stars Academy Award® winner Jim Broadbent, Harriet Walter, Michelle Dockery and Academy Award® nominee Charlotte Rampling.

Sometimes what we remember is only half the story

Jim Broadbent Charlotte Rampling Sense of an Ending
Release date
May 25 2017
Jim Broadbent plays Tony Webster, whose reclusive, quiet existence is ended by long-buried secrets from his past that force him to face the flawed recollections of his younger self, the truth about his first love and the devastating consequences of decisions made a lifetime ago.

Emily Mortimer ... Sarah Ford

Jim Broadbent ... Tony Webster

Charlotte Rampling ... Veronica Ford

Harriet Walter ... Margaret

Michelle Dockery ... Susie

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