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108 minutes (1 hours 48 minutes)
19th July
Tell It To The Bees

Directed by

Annabel Jankel


Anna Paquin
Holliday Grainger
Gregor Selkirk
Euan Mason
Lauren Lyle
Kate Dickie
Lauren Annie Boyle
Zara Howell
Violet Fluendy
Kaidon McGrath
Liam Meghan
Joanne Gallagher
Joni Samson
Isaac Jenkins
Farah Samson
Leo Hoyte-Egan
Emun Elliott
Sarah McCardie
Steven Robertson
Alexa Snell
Michael O'Connor
Rebecca Hanssen
Tori Burgess
Kyle Fitzpatrick
Ruaridh Mollica
Craig O'Hara
Ben Bradley
Declan Gemmell
Penny Sharp
Billy Boyd
Scott Andrew

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News from around the web
  1. Tell It To The Bees Review | Movie  Empire
  2. My book Tell it to the Bees was made into a film – but they changed the ending for a straight audience  The Conversation UK
  3. Tell It to the Bees review — nuanced novel becomes a movie without any buzz  The Times
  4. Tell It To The Bees shoots itself in the foot with its final act  The Sun
  5. Tell It to the Bees: Not much of a sting in this lesbian tale  Irish Times
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Mon, 15th July 2019

Tell It to the Bees reviews – honey-glazed ham of a romance  The Guardian

Anna Paquin and Holliday Grainger star in this slightly silly magic-realist adaptation of Fiona Shaw's novel.

Thu, 18th July 2019

Tell It to the Bees review – a strange romance  The Guardian

Holliday Grainger and Anna Paquin star as two lovers in postwar Scotland.

Sun, 21st July 2019

Tell It To The Bees crushes a tender midcentury love story under the weight of melancholy  The A.V. Club

There's a certain kind of drama favored by the novelist Ian McEwan: wistful British period pieces, like his Atonement or On Chesil Beach, that play out romantic ...

Wed, 1st May 2019

Review: Anna Paquin and Holliday Grainger elevate predictable romance ‘Tell It to the Bees’  Los Angeles Times

A tasteful romance between two women in 1950s Scotland, "Tell It to the Bees" improbably comes from a co-director of 1993's "Super Mario Bros."

Thu, 2nd May 2019

Tell It to the Bees | Movie review  The Upcoming

Tell it to the Bees, a phrase taken loosely from a Rudyard Kipling quote, is Annabel Jankel's new tearful but pretty period drama. It's an adaptation of Fiona ...

Tue, 16th July 2019

19th July 2019

This weekend, Friday 19th July 2019, there are 3 new films released in the UK looking to hit the box office, but can it challenge Spider-Man: Far From Home for the top spot?

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The Lion King

First up at cinemas this week is the live action version of The Lion King from Disney, a Dramatic movie directed by Jon Favreau who also directed Chef in 2014 which grossed £1.5 Million.

It stars Donald Glover who last starred in Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) and Seth Rogen who last appeared in Long Shot (2019).

Tell It To The Bees

Next on the new release schedule is Tell It To The Bees, this new Romance stars Anna Paquin and Holliday Grainger.

The film is brought to us by new director Annabel Jankel.

The Wedding Guest

Next up this week is The Wedding Guest which is directed by Michael Winterbottom who directed Go Now in 1995.

It stars Dev Patel and Radhika Apte.

Check back on Monday to see where these films end up on the Weekend Box Office Chart.

Come back next week when there are 3 new releases hitting cinemas.

  • The Current War is out Friday, 26th July
  • Horrible Histories: The Movie gets released on Friday, 26th July
  • The Intruder you can see from Friday, 26th July

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Tell It To The Bees

UK BBFC Certificate: 15

Popular in: United States and Bulgaria

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