By Travis Martin
Amazon Studios is not only expanding into television, but also into movies as a trailer has come for the drama “Manchester by the Sea.” Besides Amazon, Roadside Attractions will also distribute the film with Pearl Street Films produced the films.
In the film, Lee Chandler (Casey Affleck) is forced to come back home after his brother Joe (Kyle Chandler) dies and leaves Lee as legal guardian over his teen son Patrick (Lucas Hedges). However, Lee would have to move back into his hometown to take care of Patrick, something that he does not want to do. As Lee attempts to find a new guardian for Patrick, he must confront his past and his ex-wife Randi (Michelle Williams).
The film is written and directed by Kenneth Lonergan and also stars Matthew Broderick, Gretchen Mol, and Tate Donovan. “Manchester by the Sea” will come to theaters and to Amazon Prime on November 18, 2016.