Eva has put her career and ambitions aside to give birth to Kevin. The relationship between mother and son is difficult from the very start. When Kevin is 15, he does something irrational and unforgivable in the eyes of the entire community. Eva grapples with her own feelings of grief and responsibility. Did she ever love her son? And how much of what Kevin did was her fault?
Based on the Orange Prize winning novel by Lionel Shriver, We Need to Talk About Kevin is an gripping psychological thriller directed by acclaimed filmmaker Lynne Ramsay (Ratcatcher, Morvern Callar), featuring acclaimed performances by Tilda Swinton, John C. Reilly and Ezra Miller.