About

Two strangers become dangerously close after witnessing a deadly accident. On a beautiful cloudless day a young couple celebrate their reunion with a picnic. Joe has planned a postcard-perfect afternoon in the English countryside with his partner, Claire. But as Joe and Claire prepare to open a bottle of champagne, their idyll comes to an abrupt end. A hot air balloon drifts into the field, ob...

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Directed by

Roger Michell

Written by

Ian McEwan (Novel)
Joe Penhall (Screenplay)

Runtime

100 minutes

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

Unexpected. Unpredictable. Uncontrollable. A deadly obsession takes hold.

Cast

Keywords

rescue hot air balloon picnic

Lists

#426 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire