The Light Between Oceans (2016) English Full Movie Online

The Light Between Oceans (2016) English Full Movie Online

Directed by: Derek Cianfrance

Produced by:
David Heyman
Jeffrey Clifford

Screenplay by : Derek Cianfrance

Based on:   The Light Between Oceans 
by M. L. Stedman

Michael Fassbender
Alicia Vikander
Rachel Weisz
Bryan Brown
Jack Thompson

Music by:  Alexandre Desplat

Cinematography: Adam Arkapaw

Edited by :
Jim Helton
Ron Patane

DreamWorks Pictures
Reliance Entertainment
Participant Media
Heyday Films

Distributed by :
Walt Disney Studios
Motion Pictures
Entertainment One

Release dates:
September 1, 2016 (Venice)
September 2, 2016 (United States)
November 4, 2016 (United Kingdom)

Running time:
132 minutes

United States
New Zealand

Language English:

Status: Waiting

The Light Between Oceans is an upcoming drama film written and directed by Derek Cianfrance and based on the 2012 novel of the same name by M. L. Stedman.

An international co-production between DreamWorks Pictures, Reliance Entertainment, Participant Media, and Heyday Films, the film stars Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander, Rachel Weisz, Bryan Brown, and Jack Thompson.

The film is scheduled to be released in the United States by Touchstone Pictures on September 2, 2016. It will then open in the United Kingdom on November 4, 2016, with distribution by Entertainment One. It was selected to compete for the Golden Lion at the 73rd Venice International Film Festival.


Tom Sherbourne (Michael Fassbender), a lighthouse keeper and war veteran, and his wife Isabel (Alicia Vikander) are living off the coast in post World War I Western Australia. One day, the couple rescue a baby girl who has washed up on an adrift rowboat and decide to informally adopt her as their own, whom they name Lucy. But as Lucy grows older, Tom and Isabel discover the consequences of raising the child when a visit to the mainland and an encounter with a particular woman, (Rachel Weisz), threaten to break apart their blissfully happy family.


Michael Fassbender as Tom Sherbourne
Alicia Vikander as Isabel Sherbourne
Rachel Weisz as Hannah Roennfeldt
Bryan Brown as Septimus Potts
Jack Thompson as Ralph Addicott
Caren Pistorius as Adult Lucy/Grace
Florence Clery as Lucy/Grace
Anthony Hayes as Vernon Knuckey
Emily Barclay as Gwen Potts
Leon Ford as Frank Roennfeldt
Thomas Unger as Bluey
Benedict Hardie as Harry Garstone
Georgie Jean Gascoigne as 1-year-old Baby Lucy/Grace
Elliot and Evangeline Newbery as Baby Lucy/Grace

DreamWorks acquired the rights to the novel on November 27, 2012, with David Heyman and Jeffrey Clifford producing,In September 2013, it was announced Derek Cianfrance would direct the film. In June 2014, Alicia Vikander joined the cast of the film. In July 2014, Michael Fassbender and Rachel Weisz joined the cast.Participant Media co-produced the film.

Production was due to start in September 2014, with filming locations including in the Marlborough Region in New Zealand and Australia.On September 12, 2014, it was reported that the film crews were spotted scouting locations for the filming in Dunedin and Otago Peninsula in New Zealand.On October 22, the crew was spotted shooting at the former Dunedin Prison in Dunedin, three weeks shooting was taken place in the city.In late October, filming was taken place on Stuart Street, where the crew was spotted filming in front of former King Edward Technical College's building. In Dunedin, filming was taken place at different locations including Otago Peninsula, Port Chalmers and the former Dunedin prison.The production then moved to Central Otago's village Saint Bathans, where they filmed for a week and the filming in New Zealand concluded in mid-November. Footage aboard a steam train was filmed in October inside a refurbished wooden "bird cage" passenger carriage from the Pleasant Point Railway in South Canterbury. Mainline Steam Heritage Trust used Ja 1240 "Jessica" for the movie and was transferred from the trust's Christchurch depot to Dunedin for filming to take place.

On November 17, the production moved to Australia and filming began in Stanley, Tasmania.Where the crews transformed some locations in the town including the pier, which was refurbished, and the road, which was covered in gravel.

The Light Between Oceans will be distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures through the Touchstone Pictures banner, being the last DreamWorks film to be released under the original agreement with Walt Disney Studios. In February 2016, Disney announced the film would be released in North America on September 2, 2016. The film will have its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival.Disney will also distribute overseas, except in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, where distribution will be handled by Mister Smith Entertainment through other industries. Arthouse will distribute the film in Russia. Entertainment One will release the film in the United Kingdom.