Ahead of the release of the critically acclaimed Manchester By The Sea next month, we have two new clips starring Casey Affleck and Michelle Williams. Alcohol seems to play the protagonist in these clips, In the first clip entitled ‘Hey‘ Lee (Affleck) is with his buddies around a ping pong table drinking making a lot of noise to the annoyance of Randi (Williams). In the second clip, ‘Take A Shower‘ Randi asks how Lee’s brother is and if they had a enough beer on the boat (he’s a fisherman)…
In the critically acclaimed Manchester By The Sea from writer-director Kenneth Lonergan (You Can Count On Me, Margaret), Casey Affleck stars as Lee, a man whose sparse existence is suddenly ruptured when the death of his brother Joe (Kyle Chandler) forces him to return to the hometown he abandoned years before. Rocked by contact with his estranged ex-wife (Michelle Williams) and the revelation that Joe has made him guardian of his teenage son (Lucas Hedges), Lee is forced to face up to painful memories and new-found levels of responsibility as he reconnects with his family.
Recently been named as the 2016 Best Film of the Year by the National Board of Review as well as a slew of nominations worldwide too. All picking up on one thing, the outstanding performance from Casey Affleck and the realism of of the movies source. A death in the family, other family becoming guardians of the dead person’s children, peoples lives turned upside down thanks to the events. Will it win The Oscars? We’ll find out on 24th January 2017 if the movie has been nominated with 26th February the ceremony will take place with newly announced host Jimmy Kimmel the master of ceremonies.
Manchester By The Sea will be released in cinemas on 13 January 2017.