Create Game Lists on
FilmCrave home
   Movies  Members
Search +
Searching... Close  
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?
  Login Using Facebook

The Light Between Oceans (2016) Movie Information

Your Rating:
The Light Between Oceans (2016)
Buy The Light Between Oceans (2016) DVD from AmazonBuy The Light Between Oceans (2016) DVD from Amazon
        Play Trailer    Write Review +  Request correction + Add to List: Add to movie list 

Overall Rank:


Avg. Rating:


# of Ratings:








Theater Date:


DVD Release:



Derek Cianfrance


Alicia Vikander
Michael Fassbender
Rachel Weisz
Caren Pistorius
Benedict Hardie
Emily Barclay





Plot Outline:

Following WWI, a lighthouse keeper and his wife come across a dead man and a young baby in a rowboat. The two decide to raise the child as their own, but this decision will have long-reaching consequences. -- Chris Kavan

Related Movie Lists

My Movie Library (MAIN LIST) by Carol My Dramas by Carol
Movies I Want To See by Rod movies of 2016 by skater4159
2016 by Karmand 2016 Movies by Mr Cinema
Ranked: Films of 2016 by Snoogans 2016: Seen in the Theater by Snoogans
Movies I Want To See by MonaG

Full Movie Reviews

Movie God

09/11/2016 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Well Done Tear-Jerker

'The Light Between Oceans' is the new period piece romantic tragedy from writer/director Cianfrance. I had high expectations, as his first two films were emotionally crippling heavy dramas that felt as if they could exist in reality. 'Light' doesn't quite meet the same deep somber resonance as those. It's story, while having strong emotional engagement, has a softer touch of the typical "sappy movie" variety. Nothing really stands out as being overly cliched or containing falsehood. I was invested in these characters and their struggles. Every sad turn is completely earned, it just didn't hit me hard like I wanted. I could feel the tragedy of the situation. I felt compassion and sympathy for every character from each opposing side. I love this story. I love the actors ...

Rating of

read more +
Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
Log In
Help on how to log into FilmCrave
Login with Facebook
Login with FilmCrave
What Members Are Doing
Movie Talk
New Movie Reviews
New Movie Lists
2017 by Karmand
Top Movie List by BluReviews
movies of 1970 by skater4159
My Movie Library (MAIN LIST) by Carol
Recent Movies To See by Mr Cinema
My Blu Ray Collection by Yojimbo
Top Drama Movies by Rod
My Wish List by Andrew




Contact FilmCrave Public Relations    

Advertise and Business

Developer API

Contact Us


About us



Support FilmCrave

FAQ and Help

News and Press

Terms of Use