Me Before You Movie
Me Before You: See the romantic novel
Me Before You Movie is a romantic drama film with a difference. The story has a touch of positivity hence it refreshes body and mind. It is based on the novel of same name. Directed by Thea Sharrock, the film features Emiia Clark and Sam Claffin as protagonists.
The story revolves around two persons Louisa Clark and William Traynor. Clark is looking for a suitable job and in her search for better job opportunities, she keeps switching jobs. Her objective is to help her family and she is trying her best to get the job. Positive attitude towards life is the only wealth she has besides a pleasing personality.
On the other hand, Will is a wealthy banker but now on wheelchair as he has been paralyzed due to an accident he met two years back. Discouraged by his inability to do anything, he starts developing a cynical attitude towards life. He is wealthy hence keeps caregiver to take care of his needs. Here luck brings them together. Clark needs a suitable job and Will needs a caregiver that can take total care of his wellbeing. Clark is offered the job of caregiver for Will and she happily accepts the job.
Clark has a positive attitude towards life but Will finds it difficult to break his cynical outlook as he feels secure in his world where he thinks that everyone is motivated by self-interest and that nobody is trustworthy in the world. But he soon starts changing his vision towards others and it is due to the company of Clark. Will learns that life is beautiful and he and Clark form a strong bond that is more than mere friendship.
It is a nice movie and since it is taken from a popular book, the movie will also become a hit. It is a romantic movie but it remains positive right from start. Clark is a beautiful girl and Will is a wealthy banker but both meet due to destiny.
Why watch the movie?
It is romantic movie but with a difference. It isn’t the kind of romance that you see in traditional movies. It has no college life or office struggle or politics. It is a simple story of a pretty girl looking for a suitable job and a wealthy paralyzed boy looking for a caregiver. The film shows how company of good people can change attitudes and hearts.
• Matthew Lewis waxed his legs for the movie
• After release of the trailer of the movie, the book went from 141 to 3rd position on the list of bestselling books
• It is directorial debut for Thea Sharrock
• The film originally scheduled to be released in March 2016
Directed – Thea Sharrock
Produced – Alison Owen, Karen Rosenfelt
Based on Me Before You – Jojo Moyes
Starring – Emilia Clarke, Sam Claflin, Janet McTeer, Charles Dance, Brendan Coyle
Music – Craig Armstrong
Release dates – May 23, 2016 (New York City), June 3, 2016 (United States & United Kingdom)