Film of the day: Aftermath

Arnold Schwarzegger in Aftermath

Arnold Schwarzenegger flexes his acting muscles as Roman Melnyk, a likeable, hard-working construction worker forced to deal with lifeshattering loss and grief when his wife and pregnant daughter are killed in a tragic mid-air collision.

Meanwhile, air traffic controller Jake (Scoot McNairy, Black Sea) also finds his life in pieces. He and he alone was in the tower on that fateful day, and with predatory media types looking to assign blame he slips into a suicidal depression that threatens to tear his marriage apart.

Powerful, dual-narrative drama from British director Elliott Lester, with strong support from Taken stalwart Maggie Grace.

Film of the day: Aftermath – from Sunday 5 November on Sky Cinema on demand and Sky Cinema Premiere.

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