The Love Of Cinema

The Railway Children Return with Tom Courtenay and John Bradley | Picturehouse

July 15, 2022

Host Felicity Beckett is joined by director Morgan Matthews, and co-stars Tom Courtenay and John Bradley, to discuss their new film, The Railway Children Return. In cinemas now. 

1944 – As life in Britain’s cities becomes increasingly perilous, three evacuee children – Lily (Beau Gadsdon), Pattie (Eden Hamilton) and Ted (Zac Cudby) Watts – are sent by their mother from Salford to the Yorkshire village of Oakworth. There to meet them on the train station platform are Bobbie Waterbury (Jenny Agutter, reprising her iconic role in the original film), her daughter, Annie (Sheridan Smith), and grandson Thomas (Austin Haynes), and with their help the evacuees are soon settling into their new life in the countryside. When the children discover injured American soldier Abe (KJ Aikens) hiding out in the railyard at Oakworth Station, they are thrust into a dangerous quest to assist their new friend who, like them, is a long way from home.

If you'd like to send us a voice memo for use in a future episode, please email podcast@picturehouses.co.uk.

Subscribe on Apple Podcasts. Follow us on Spotify.

Find us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram with @picturehouses. Find our latest cinema listings at picturehouses.com

Thank you for listening. If you enjoy the show, please subscribe, rate, review and share with your friends. Vive La Cinema.

 

Podbean App

Play this podcast on Podbean App