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One day

December - 16 - 2011

This year a great romantic movie was launched: ´One day´, it is a romance inspired from the famous novel ´One day´ written by David Nicholls. The director if this movie is by Lone Scherfig. In this movie we find great actors interpreting the characters such as: Anne Hathaway and Jim Sturgess.

  • Plot

After spending one day together on 15 july 1988, the day of their graduation, between Emma Morley and Dexter Mayhew a friendship starts to develop, one which will last a lifetime. She is a girl coming from the working class who dreams to make the word a better place. He is a playboy coming from a rich family who dreams that the world is his playground.

In the two decades that follow the two live their lives through many days of 15 july. Together or separate we see the two of them friends for better or worse, with shatter dreams and hope, during happy times or with tears in their eyes. During this long journey the two discover that what they were searching for all this time was there all along. While they discover the significance of that day in 1988 they start to understand the nature of love and life.

When the shooting started the novel ´One day´ was already a best seller throughout the  world. It was translated in 31 languages, which is rare for out times, and it was a top seller in Great Britain, Italy and Sweden. The book won the Galaxy Nation Book award for the best book of fiction.

The shooting took place in the summer of 2010 and it lasted 10 weeks. The places where the movie was produced are: Edinburg, Paris, London and Dinard ( a small town in Greece). The soundtrack of the movie is full of songs from different ages, perfect for the journey the two take.

The production companies who made ´ One day´ are Focus Features and Random House Films in association with Color force and Film4. The actors who play in the movie are: Anne Hathaway, Jim Sturgess, Patricia Clarkson, Ken Stott, Romola Garai and Rafe Spall. The director of the movie is Lone Scherfig and the producer of the movie is called Nina Jacobson. If you like romantic movies our advice is to go and watch it because it is worth it. Just sit back and watch the two characters find their way to love and making a life together.

Rather than trying to watch TV and searching fruitlessly for an interesting program, purchase this film and enjoy it in the company of a loved one.

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