Morvern Callar

Morvern Callar

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Morvern wakes on Christmas morning to discover that her troubled boyfriend has taken his own life, leaving behind the unpublished manuscript to his first novel and a sum of money intended to pay for his burial. Instead, she attempts to use both to reinvent her life. From filmmaker Lynne Ramsay (We Need to Talk About Kevin), adapting the novel by Alan Warner.

200297 minsCanada, UKCompany Pictures, H2O Motion Pictures, Alliance Atlantis Communications, BBC Films, Film Council, Scottish Screen, The Glasgow Film Fund, BBC Scotland, National Lottery
Drama

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Morvern Callar | Reviews

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BBC

BBC

Morton's ethereal looks make her a perfect canvas for Ramsay, but there's an enigmatic energy behind her wide-eyed expression that's intriguing way beyond the end of the film.

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Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

Few films this year have been as resolute in their emotional nakedness.

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Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

We watch Samantha Morton so closely, with such fascination, because she is able to embody a universe of wounded privacy.

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Morvern Callar | Release Details

Morvern Callar is available to stream in New Zealand now on Prime Video.