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Jim Broadbent to star in Julian Barnes film adaptation
Jim Broadbent to star in Julian Barnes film adaptation

Julian Barnes' Booker Prize-winning novel "The Sense of an Ending" will be coming to the big screen. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Jim Broadbent will star in the drama about a man in his 60s who is forced to come to terms with his past after receiving a journal that belonged to an old friend. Barnes' 163-page novel, released in 2011, drew widespread praise from critics, and was nominated for a Costa Book Award. Writing for The Times, Martin Rubin called the book a "little jewel of conciseness and precision," and said that it "packs into so few pages so much that the reader finishes it with a sense of satisfaction more often derived from novels...

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