What lengths will a couple go to to see their dreams realized? Find out in this drama about fate, love, moral dilemmas and the choices made set in post-World War I Australia . A young veteran still numb from his years in combat, takes a job as lighthouse keeper on a remote island off the coast of Western Australia. As the island's sole inhabitant, he finds comfort in the monotony of the chores and the solitude of his surroundings. When he meets the daughter of the school's headmaster, he is immediately captivated by her beauty, wit and passion, and they are soon married and living on the island. As their love flourishes, he begins to feel again, their happiness marred only by their inability to start a family, so when a rowboat with a dead man and infant girl mysteriously washes ashore, His wife believes their prayers may have finally been answered. As a man of principle, he is torn between reporting the lost child and pleasing the woman he loves, and against his better judgment he agrees to let her raise the child as their own, making a choice with devastating consequences. Great cast! Academy Award winner Alicia Vikander, Golden Globe winner Rachel Weisz join Michael Fassbender, Bryan Brown and Jack Thompson.
Rated PG-13. 132 minutes. Tickets $5.