Alan Rickman and Rebecca Hall in a “tragic, torrid romance” — A PROMISE to screen at Toronto Film Fest

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The Toronto Film Festival lineup includes “Une Promesse” (“A Promise”) starring Rebecca Hall, Alan Rickman, and Richard Madden; it tells the tale of a tragic, torrid romance. More details at The Playlist. Here’s the full synopsis:

Set in pre-First World War Germany, filmmaker Patrice Leconte’s venture into English-language filmmaking chronicles the simmering love triangle between an ailing factory owner (Alan Rickman), his young bride (Rebecca Hall) and his protégé (Richard Madden).