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The Cement Garden


[[Performer~P166662~Ian McEwan's~ianmcewan]] disturbing novel is given a chilly shimmer in this film adaptation by [[Performer~P81923~Andrew Birkin~andrewbirkin]]. The film takes place in a concrete slab of a house situated on the outskirts of an English town. The father ([[Performer~P78635~Hanns Zischer~hannszischler]]) is a consumptive creep, while the mother ([[Performer~P16333~Sinead Cusack~sinéadcusack]]) is a sweet and understanding matriarch. When the father dies of a heart attack after his garden...more