The Remains of the Day

Movie review by Alistair Lawrence, Common Sense Media
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Classic period drama tackles issues of gender and class.

PG 1993 134 minutes

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age 10+

Come for the period piece stay for the complex Nazi storylines...

Only in rule-bound life of servitude 1930s England would a romance between Hopkins and Thompson be convincing...and it is! The level of suffocation they each exude makes me want to open a window! They are complex people in a world that is changing faster than they are. Kudos for revealing Nazi sympathy as a complex mindset that eventually implodes in on itself.

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