Steven Elder

Apple Tree Yard review

If there’s two things Apple Tree Yard, adapted from Louise Doughty’s novel, isn’t short of, that’s pace and tension so it’s a shame it lacked credibility here and there.

Good

Mortensen stars as German literature professor John Halder, a generally "good" man who is inadvertently sucked into the Nazi regime by his views on euthenasia and his inability to resist...