Read it Before You See it Giveaway (ENDED) : The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

In anticipation of CBS Films’ upcoming release of The Sense of an Ending, based on the Man-Booker prize winning novel by Julian Barnes, they have generously made 5 copies of the book available for me to give away to my US readers!


In Select Theaters March 10
Starring Academy Award® winner JIM BROADBENT (Iris, Gangs of New York, Moulin Rouge!), HARRIET WALTER (Babel, Atonement, Sense and Sensibility), MICHELLE DOCKERY (Babel, Atonement, Sense and Sensibility), EMILY MORTIMER (Shutter Island, Hugo, Lars and the Real Girl), BILLY HOWLE (The Witness for the Prosecution, Cider with Rosie, Glue), JOE ALWYN (Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk, Higher Education, Keepers), FREYA MAVOR (The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun, Sunshine on Leith, Skins), MATTHEW GOODE (The Imitation Game, Belle) and CHARLOTTE RAMPLING (45 Years, Melancholia).
Tony Webster (Broadbent) leads a reclusive and quiet existence until long buried secrets from his past force him to face the flawed recollections of his younger self, the truth about his first love (Rampling) and the devastating consequences of decisions made a lifetime ago.
Adapted for the screen by award-winning playwright Nick Payne and produced by David Thompson and Ed Rubin (Woman In Gold). THE SENSE OF AN ENDING  will open in theaters early this year.
Directed by: Ritesh Batra (The Lunchbox)
Cast: Jim Broadbent, Harriet Walter, Michelle Dockery, Emily Mortimer, Billy Howle, Joe Alwyn, Freya Mavor
Written by: Nick Payne (Nora)
Based on the Man Booker-winning novel by Julian Barnes

(ENDED) For a chance to win a copy, tell me your favorite recent book-to-movie adaptation in the comments. Be sure to leave your email address so I can contact you if you win! I will choose 5 random winners on March 4th. If you’d prefer not to leave your email address below, just leave your comment and then use the contact form on my Book Review Policy page. Put “Sense of an Ending contest” in the comment box.


8 thoughts on “Read it Before You See it Giveaway (ENDED) : The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

  1. Wow, I’ll take a Julian Barnes book anytime I can get one! Thanks for the opportunity (and it just so happens I haven’t read this one yet).

    My vote goes to the film, Wild, with Reese Witherspoon. I thought it was a great adaptation of the book, though possibly made the writer a bit more sympathetic. Not necessarily a bad thing. And, as an avid hiker, I loved the visuals.

    You can reach me at: kevinbrennan520(at)gmail(dot)com.

    Thanks again!

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