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We Need To Talk About Kevin (2011)



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4 out of 10 Very good
Brian from Dublin, 14 May 2012
Very impressive film. Very stylish - lots of interesting visual/audio effects that grab your attention without being gimmicky. The structure is cleverly broken up to keep your interest most of the way through. Only in about the last third does it appear like an ordinary film. Great acting. Only thing I might complain about was the ending: a bit "ho-hum", I thought.
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2.5 out of 10 Not as good as the book
Pamela from Cork, 29 Jun 2012
I was disappointed with this adaptation. I loved the book and really looked forward to seeing this film, but I found it slow moving and hard to keep watching. It just didn't grab my attention like the book did. Although I knew what was coming, I found the build up boring and feel it could have been done better
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4 out of 10 Brilliant but hard to watch
Eamon from Meath, 03 Apr 2012
Excellent stuff, filmed beautifully but with such a disturbing subject matter it is difficult to watch.
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3.5 out of 10 Interesting
Kerry from Dublin, 19 Jun 2012
Excellent cinematography & disturbing subject. This really tests the 'nature versus nurture' theory.
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2 out of 10 Disapointing
peter from Wicklow, 25 Sep 2012
Not quite what i expected. Average movie with little going for it.
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What's it about....
Based on the million-selling Orange Prize winning novel by Lionel Shiver and directed by acclaimed film-maker Lynne Ramsay, We Need To Talk About Kevin is an emotional thriller starring Academy Award Winner Tilda Swinton, Academy Award nominee John C. Reilly, & Ezra Miller. Eva (Tilda Swinton) puts her ambitions and career aside to give birth to Kevin. The relationship between mother and son is difficult from the very first years. When Kevin is 15, he does something irrational...

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