Manchester sea · film review casey affleck , But the heart of manchester by the sea is also this same relationship between uncle and nephew, forged in that opening scene on the boat, complicated by estrangement. Manchester sea (2016) - imdb, Imdb editors highlight the stories, faces, and trending stars that had us buzzing this week. what caught your eye? check out our picks from the week. Manchester sea (2016) - rotten tomatoes, Manchester by the sea is like a mournful symphony gently guided under the masterful direction of its conductor. the adagio pace of the film unfolds as a contemplative.