Brooklyn Synopsis
"Brooklyn" tells the profoundly moving story of Eilis Lacey (Saoirse Ronan), a young Irish immigrant navigating her way through 1950s Brooklyn.
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Movie Reviews

A great story grows in "Brooklyn"

By michelef1
This is a wonderful immigrant story that ought to resonate with just about any immigrant group, and a touching, sometimes funny romance that will resonate with anyone who has ever been in love or...

Oh Brooklyn What A Place!

By jeffreyalan30
Truth is I'm orig fr NY & family fr Brooklyn. Nothing to do with why THIS MOVIE is just so heart warming, romantic & so special. Set in the late 40's-50's, it's particularly reminiscent for baby...


By ALEX835
Despite very good acting by the main character, this movie was disappointing to me. A not believable love story due to miscasting of her Italian American love interest, an immature narcissistic semi...


By rhlavacek797
very moving and realistic view of immigration, as relevant today as in 1950's. If your a New yorker it is especially meaningful....

Such A Sweet Lovely Movie

By romanbaio
GREAT movie, so beautiful and romantic. I loved it so much. Great story, acting. Just what I like to go to the movies for. Husband loved it too, I cried and laughed, my kinda film. Best movie...


By hkaplan918
This gem is done with such simplicity and quiet dignity. There isn't a single false note. The acting is uniformly excellent. Its story of what it means to be an immigrant and how a young woman finds...


By borbellj
Brooklyn takes you back to a time forgotten, when families separated, taking the long journey to America in search of a better life. This love story is a pure, true to life snapshot of life in New...


By soniafoto
A perfect movie. Captivating from start to finish....

loved it!

By audreyH_filmstar
Great movie; a little bit of everything--nostalgia for brooklyn and NYC, humor, sadness, drama. great character development and acting. fun vintage fashion-- really enjoyed every bit!...


By timevans
Maybe the most perfect film I've seen in a long time. Beautiful!...

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Rated PG-13 | For A Scene of Sexuality and Brief Strong Language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Poignant immigration drama is romantic, thought-provoking.
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