Summer in February Reviews

January 17, 2014
A relatively alluring period drama set in an artist's colony in Cornwall in 1913.
January 16, 2014
Summer in February is a well-made costume drama that fans of Downton Abbey will probably appreciate, while those hoping to learn about Munnings will be better off hitting the nearest museum.
January 14, 2014
The film is at its best when the majestic countryside and the blossoming romance combine perfectly.
June 14, 2013
The dramatic cliffs, crashing waves and oppressive clouds gloriously captured gathering overhead create the perfect setting for this heartbreaking love-triangle.
June 14, 2013
It'd take a cold soul not to warm to a film that, for all its conventional approach and picture-postcard visuals, proves poignant in the final act.
June 13, 2013
It's old-fashioned for sure, and the characters are a tad under-written, but the picture looks lovely, is very well acted and quietly moving.
June 13, 2013
The wind swept Cornish coast sings of dramatic romance.
June 13, 2013
Engaging and enjoyable British period drama enlivened by a strong script, stunning locations, some impressive production design work and a trio of great performances from Emily Browning, Dan Stevens, and Dominic Cooper.
June 13, 2013
It's an altogether hollow feeling that results in a love triangle story played out by numbers - albeit it very succinctly by Menual's hand.
June 11, 2013
Not quite a masterpiece, but unquestionably displays some impressive flourishes that will stir and move.
June 11, 2013
Though it struggles to transcend its Sunday-TV feel, Christopher Menaul's film boasts sturdy turns from its three leads, while the outdoor lensing is a breath of fresh air.
June 11, 2013
An excuse to wallow in slushy sentiment and Edwardian glamour - best suited to a rainy day at home in the English summer.
June 9, 2013
While the melodrama occasionally grates, this works as a raw romance and an intriguing glimpse of a bold and brash artist ahead of his time.