Young Adam

Young Adam Rating: 6.5/10 (12,414 votes)
Director: David Mackenzie
Writer: Alexander Trocchi / David Mackenzie
Stars: Ewan McGregor / Tilda Swinton / Peter Mullan…
Duration: 98 min
Genre: Crime / Drama
Released: 09 Dec 2004 (Germany)
Plot: Joe, a rootless young drifter, finds work on a barge travelling between Glasgow and Edinburgh, owned by Les and his wife Ella. One afternoon they discover the corpse of a young woman floating in the water. Accident? Suicide? Murder? As the police investigate and suspect is arrested, we discover that Joe knows more than he is letting on. Gradually we learn of Joe's past relationship with the dead woman. Meanwhile an unspoken attraction develops between Joe and Ella, heightening the claustrophobic tensions in the confined space of the barge. Written by Anonymous