• The Falling (2015)

The Falling

Release Date: August 7th, 2015

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 42 min

Plot Summary

A mysterious fainting epidemic strikes several students (Maisie Williams, Florence Pugh) at an all-girl's high school in late-1960s England.

Cast: Maisie Williams, Maxine Peake, Florence Pugh, Joe Cole, Greta Scacchi, Monica Dolan, Morfydd Clark, Anna Burnett

Director: Carol Morley

Genres: Mystery , Drama

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Elise NakhnikianSlant Magazine

    The film all leads to a melodramatic climax that wraps up the main character's explosive acting out in a too-neat package. show more

  • 80
    Jamie GrahamTotal Film

    Ambiguity is The Falling’s currency, and it’s all the richer for it. show more

  • 100
    Peter BradshawThe Guardian

    This is terrific film-making – enough to bring a rush of blood to the head. show more

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