True Things

True Things

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Ruth Wilson (Luther) and Tom Burke (The Souvenir) lead this adaptation of Deborah Kay Davies' novel about a young woman living on the fringes of society who becomes intoxicated by a stranger who overwhelms her quiet life.

2022102 minsUKBBC Films (UK)
Drama

True Things | Reviews

82%44 reviews

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The Guardian

The Guardian

This is a well-acted movie... But sometimes it feels like the ambient atmosphere and performances are going nowhere.

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The Times

The Times

Wootliff and Wilson create a central character who is irrational, sometimes infuriating, but always intensely sympathetic.

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Sight & Sound

Sight & Sound

Ruth Wilson gives a mesmerising performance that’s assured in Kate’s uncertainty...

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IndieWire

IndieWire

Another strong addition to the growing sub-genre of stories about people whose lives go to hell when they get involved with Tom Burke.

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The Irish Times

The Irish Times

This confirms the British writer-director (Wootliff) as an unmissable talent.

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Little White Lies

Little White Lies

Wilson and Burke have plenty to do with their well-written roles, but when you zoom out, it’s a struggle to understand the film’s raison d’être.

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Independent

Independent

Ruth Wilson and Tom Burke sizzle in a frustratingly opaque psychological drama.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

A flawed but admirable attempt to take the temperature of a dark, modern relationship.

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Variety

Variety

Only in a rushed final act does True Things waver...

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

The film handles the process of being subsumed by love well, (but) the characters ultimately feel too thin...

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