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Testament of Youth screenplay

Screenplay: ‘Testament of Youth’

During World War I, Oxford University student Vera Brittain (Alicia Vikander) postpones her studies to serve as a nurse while her suitor, her brother and a secret admirer face death in the trenches.

Emily Watson Says ‘War Horse’ is “Payback”

The 45 year-old speaks about working steadily in film since her breakout role in 1996’s Breaking the Waves. But it was the movie Hilary and Jackie four years later that led to her being cast in War Horse.