arrow
copy to clipboard

Young Adam

5.6
1,369
Ratings
Plugin not supported.
Original title
Young Adam
Year
Running time
98 min.
Country
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Director
Screenwriter
David Mackenzie (Novel: Alexander Trocchi)
Music
David Byrne
Cinematography
Giles Nuttgens
Cast
, , , , , , , , , ,
Producer
Co-production United Kingdom-France; Distributed by Sony Pictures Classics
Genre
Thriller. Drama | 1950s
Synopsis / Plot
Joe, a rootless young drifter, finds work on a barge travelling between Glasgow and Edinburgh, owned by Les and his wife Ella. One afternoon they discover the corpse of a young woman floating in the water. Accident? Suicide? Murder? As the police investigate and suspect is arrested, we discover that Joe knows more than he is letting on. Gradually we learn of Joe's past relationship with the dead woman. Meanwhile an unspoken attraction develops between Joe and Ella, heightening the claustrophobic tensions in the confined space of the barge.
Awards
2003: European Film Awards: Nominated for Discovery Award
2003: British Independent Film Awards (BIFA): 4 Nominations including Best Movie
Movie Soulmates' ratings
Register so you can access movie recommendations tailored to your movie taste.
Friends' ratings
Register so you can check out ratings by your friends, family members, and like-minded members of the FA community.
Is the synopsis/plot summary missing? Do you want to report a spoiler, error or omission? Please send us a message.
If you are not a registered user please send us an email to info@filmaffinity.com

All copyrighted material (movie posters, DVD covers, stills, trailers) and trademarks belong to their respective producers and/or distributors.

For US ratings information please visit: www.mpaa.org www.filmratings.com www.parentalguide.org
FAQs | Privacy policy / use conditions | Privacy configuration
© 2002-2018 Filmaffinity - Movieaffinity | Filmaffinity is a movie recommendation site based on the concept of Movie Soulmates.
We are an independent movie lovers club worldwide with 646.000 users + 133.000.000 ratings. Not related to any Media or Corporation.
All Rights Reserved | Movie Soulmates™ is a Registered Trademark