• Me Before You (2016)

Me Before You

Release Date: June 3rd, 2016

DVD Release Date: August 30th, 2016

PG-13 |1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary

Young and quirky Louisa "Lou" Clark (Emilia Clarke) moves from one job to the next to help her family make ends meet. Her cheerful attitude is put to the test when she becomes a caregiver for Will Traynor (Sam Claflin), a wealthy young banker left paralyzed from an accident two years earlier. Will's cynical outlook starts to change when Louisa shows him that life is worth living. As their bond deepens, their lives and hearts change in ways neither one could have imagined.

Cast: Emilia Clarke, Sam Claflin, Janet McTeer, Charles Dance, Matthew Lewis, Stephen Peacocke, Jenna Coleman, Brendan Coyle

Director: Thea Sharrock

Genres: Drama , Romance

Production Co: New Line Cinema, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: Brooding, 2010s, Charming, England, Friend, Love, Sacrifice, Office, Relationships

Ratings & Reviews

  • 35
    Alonso DuraldeTheWrap

    Forget art, or even craft: This is the kind of movie that can’t even get its shameless audience-pandering in order. show more

  • 50
    Sheri LindenThe Hollywood Reporter

    The chemistry between the leads and a few finely etched supporting turns provide welcome counterweight to the movie’s formulaic progression, welcome especially for those who have seen their fair share of entries in the love-story-with-medical-complication subgenre. show more

  • 60
    Charles GantScreen International

    Resistance to this delirious romantic tragedy is futile, save for that nagging voice in our head wondering if it really has to be this way. show more

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