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Manchester by the Sea wins plaudits and is tipped to pick up a raft of awards

Manchester by the Sea wins plaudits and is tipped to pick up a raft of awards
By Euronews

<p>The American independent production “Manchester by the Sea” breaks with the current rules of Hollywood. It is a melodrama, full of modesty and delicacy, about the tragic life of a middle class family in the United States.</p> <p>Lee Chandler is a rude and violent man. When his brother dies, Lee is forced to return to his hometown and take custody of his nephew. It is a change that will force him to face the enormous tragedy that prevents him from being happy.</p> <p>At first, as the viewer you do not know why Lee Chandler has trouble taking care of his nephew. But little by little, thanks to a series of flashbacks, director Kenneth Lonergan reveals to us the terrible past of this character.</p> <p>“Manchester by the Sea” is distinguished by the delicacy with which it depicts sadness and mourning. Casey Affleck plays the main role in a masterful manner and is one of the leading favorites to be nominated for an Oscar in the Best Actor category. </p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr"><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/ManchesterByTheSea?src=hash">#ManchesterByTheSea</a> has received an incredible 5 <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/GoldenGlobes?src=hash">#GoldenGlobes</a> nominations. Join us in watching this Sunday! <a href="https://t.co/fjS7R0126S">pic.twitter.com/fjS7R0126S</a></p>— ManchesterByTheSea (@MBTSMovie) <a href="https://twitter.com/MBTSMovie/status/816367221660258304">January 3, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>