Stars: Colin Firth, Kenneth Branagh, John Atkinsons
Director: Pat O’Connor
Original Novel: J.L. Carr
A mural was created in a country church in the north of England over 500 years ago, it later became hidden under layers of white paint. When Tom Birken, a WW1 veteran, comes to restore it the Rev. Mr. Keach says looking at it again will be a distraction. The rector’s wife, Alice, comes to see the mural and later visits Birken’s bell tower abode, bringing a basket of apples. Will she open the book in which he has pressed the yellow rose she gave him earlier?