Rory's Way (The Etruscan Smile)

Rory's Way (The Etruscan Smile)

Rory's Way (The Etruscan Smile)

Brian Cox is a rugged old Scotsman who reluctantly leaves his beloved Hebridean island to get medical treatment in America in this drama. Moving in with his estranged son, he sees his life transformed through a newly found bond with his baby grandson.

2019Rating: M, Offensive language & sexual references107 minsUSAEnglish and Scottish Gaelic with English subtitles
Drama

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Rory's Way (The Etruscan Smile) / Reviews

The Times

The Times

Co-directed by two Israelis, adapted from an Italian-set novel, it's 100 per cent inauthentic.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Capable performers throng these otherwise nondescript digital frames, vainly trying to persuade us we're not watching some rogue telefilm.

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Stuff

Stuff

Rory's Way is a slight, dated and punishingly predictable film. It is also extraordinarily beautiful to look at, winningly performed and doesn't outstay its welcome by a second.

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New Zealand Herald

New Zealand Herald

t's disappointingly formulaic and something I don't normally go for. Yet, it is also undeniably a likeable crowd-pleaser providing just enough silky-smooth pleasantries to gently usher your brain towards its predictable ending.

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