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R| 1 hr. 51 min.

Plot Summary
After his successful first novel, James Mortmain (Bill Nighy) has been unable to write for 12 years, retreating to his decrepit family castle with his second wife, Topaz (Tara Fitzgerald), and daughters Rose (Rose Byrne) and Cassandra (Romola Garai). With the family in desperate straits, their hopes are raised by the arrival of their new neighbors, American brothers Neil (Marc Blucas) and Simon Cotton (Henry Thomas). To save the family, Rose is determined to seduce and marry the wealthy Simon.

Cast: Romola Garai , Rose Byrne , Henry Thomas , Marc Blucas , Bill Nighy , Tara Fitzgerald , Sinead Cusack , Henry Cavill

Director: Tim Fywell

Genres: Drama, Romance

Distributor: IDP Distribution

I Capture the Castle (2003)

Release Date: May 9th, 2003|1 hr. 51 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    A delightful coming-of-age movie that teeters on contrivance but never topples. show more

  • 63
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    Sadly too often (and I'm unsure whether this is the result of voices that echo when bounced off stone walls or because the acting is all over the place), the characters create the impression that English is their second language. show more

  • 63
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    A Jane Austen-like tale of sense and sensibility, with some of the wit, but, alas, none of the linguistic legerdemain. show more

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