Wednesday, August 28, 2013

"How I Live Now": After Doomsday

Sneak Peek director Kevin Macdonald's 'doomsday' feature "How I Live Now", based on the 2004 novel of same name by author Meg Rosoff. Written by Tony Grisoni, Jeremy Brock and Penelope Skinner, the film stars Saoirse Ronan, Tom Holland, Anna Chancellor, George MacKay, Corey Johnson and Sabrina Dicken:

"...'Daisy' (Ronan), a teenager from New York City, is sent to the English countryside for the summer to stay with cousins. She soon immerses herself in a dreamy pastoral idyll as she falls madly in love with 'Eddie' (MacKay), until their perfect summer is blown apart by the sudden outbreak of a 21st-century world war.

"Along with Eddie’s younger siblings, 'Isaac' (Holland) and 'Piper' (Harley Bird), they are left in isolation and forced to fend for themselves. When they are violently separated Daisy must embark on a terrifying journey in order to be reunited with the boy she loves. Eddie is never far from Daisy’s mind but as her journey to find him becomes more desperate, the idea of what she may or may not find consumes her consciousness and haunts her soul..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "How I Live Now"...