Young Hearts Run Free (2011)





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Against the backdrop of a violent miners strike in their quiet Northumbrian village, a likeable teenage artist falls in love with the new girl from London, but their tempestuous relationship and attempts to escape cause him to betray his family, community and best friends; he becomes dangerously embroiled in the rioting of the strike. With attempts to reconcile them failing, he must choose between his old friends and his new love.
Art House & International , Drama , Romance
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Critic Reviews for Young Hearts Run Free

All Critics (3)

It's warmhearted, with evidence that Simpson will have more to offer in his next film.

Full Review… | March 31, 2011

The drama veers towards afternoon-television territory at times, but this is likeable, honest fare.

Full Review… | March 31, 2011
Daily Telegraph (UK)

Canny enough to stand comparison with coming-of-age Brit-flicks like SoulBoy and Cemetery Junction.

Full Review… | March 22, 2011
Total Film

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