2017 Drama Rated R 107 Minutes
|In Theaters||June 2, 2017|
|On 4K UHD||Not Available|
|On Blu-ray||August 8, 2017|
|On DVD||August 8, 2017|
A riveting World War II thriller filled with espionage and romance in equal measure, THE EXCEPTION follows German officer Captain Stefan Brandt (Jai Courtney) as he goes on a mission to investigate exiled German monarch Kaiser Wilhelm II (Christopher Plummer). The Kaiser lives in a secluded mansion in the Netherlands, and as Germany is taking over Holland, the country’s authorities are concerned that Dutch spies may be watching the Kaiser. As Brandt begins to infiltrate the Kaiser’s life in search of clues, he finds himself drawn into an unexpected and passionate romance with Mieke (Lily James), one of the Kaiser’s maids whom Brandt soon discovers is secretly Jewish.
Rated R for sexuality, graphic nudity, language and brief violence.
Box office gross: $0.1 million. View box office history.
Released by Lionsgate and A24 Films. See more credits.