Picture from Another Year
Overall B+

Tom and Gerri (Jim Broadbent and Ruth Sheen) have been happily married for a long time. Over the course of one particular year the couple finds plenty of opportunities to provide support to their friends and family, who all seem to be struggling to find joy and purpose in their lives.

Violence A-
Sexual Content A-
Profanity D
Substance Use C-

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for some language

Talk to your kids about…

Another Year

What role does the garden play in Gerri and Tom’s life? What significance does it have in the storyline?

What kind of man does Mary want? What do her clothes and actions suggest she is looking for? Why is there a discrepancy between her desires and her appearance?

What would have to happen in order for many of the people in this film to be happy? Is happiness something that is earned? Why do some people seem to prefer to be discontent rather than make changes that would improve their lives?