ALL’S FAIR IN LOVE AND WAR
In the aftermath of war, amongst devastating loss and betrayal, blooms an unexpected tale of passion.
As a shattered Germany begins to rebuild itself in the aftermath of the Second World War, British colonel Lewis Morgan (Jason Clarke) and his sheltered wife, Rachael (Keira Knightley), arrive in Hamburg in the midst of a bitter winter. Setting out for her new home, Rachael discovers an unexpected witness to her recent reunion with her war hero husband – the house’s previous owner, German widower Stephen (Alexander Skarsgard) and his troubled daughter, who will be living with their victors. In this emotionally charged atmosphere, tensions run high – yet as enmity gives way to understanding, grief and betrayal foster a passion unlike any other.
With all the romance of Atonement and the dangerous drama of Allied, The Aftermath delivers explosive chemistry amongst the captivating complexity of loving one’s enemy. This breathtaking period drama will transport you back to a truly unique point in history: the aftermath of WWII. The Aftermath is in cinemas April 11.