Days of the Bagnold Summer
Director: Simon Bird Run Time: 86 min. Rating: Not Rated
Based on the critically acclaimed graphic novel,DAYS OF THE BAGNOLD SUMMER is a funny yet sweet coming-of-age storyabout single motherhood and Metallica. Daniel was supposed to spend the summer with his dad and his dad’s new wife in Florida, but when his dad cancels the trip Daniel and his mom suddenly face the prospect of six long weeks together. An epic war of wills ensues in their suburban home as Daniel just wants to listen to heavy metal and start a band while his mom hopes to rekindle the fun times they used to have together. Featuring original songs by Belle and Sebastian.
“Monica Dolan exudes warmth, intelligence and resilience as a woman whose self-confidence has taken knocks but who’s still out there fighting.” ~ Philip de Semlyen, Time Out
Beyond the description, trailer and quoted reviews on our website, other sources of information about content and age-appropriateness for specific films can be found on Common Sense Media and IMDb. We encourage you to research our films at your own informational interest level via the internet.
Need help streaming? Visit our virtual assistant page for help!