Works information

■Director

John Crowley

■Cast

Andrew Garfield, Peter Mullan, Siobhan Finneran, Alfie Owen, Skye Bennett, Shaun Evans

■Genre

Drama

■Production Year

2007

■Length

107min.

■Origin country

United Kingdom

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SYNOPSIS

A young man is released from prison after many years and given a new identity in a new town. Aided by a supervisor who becomes like a father to him he finds a job and friends and hesitantly starts a relationship with a compassionate girl. But the secret of the heinous crime he committed as a boy weighs down on him, and he learns that it is not so easy to escape your past.