In 1959, free-spirited widow Florence (Emily Mortimer, Mary Poppins Returns
) transforms an old house into a bookshop in order to bring more culture to her small, coastal town. With the help of a precocious girl (Honor Kneafsey), she finds her first customer and champion in reclusive local widower Edmund (Bill Nighy, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
) as well as a staunch opponent in Violet (Patricia Clarkson, Sharp Objects
). Based on the acclaimed novel by Penelope Fitzgerald. 2 hrs, 1 DVD.