Director Stephen Frears delivers one of his best films since The Queen with this affecting, witty drama starring Dame Judi Dench and Steve Coogan, based on the true story of an Irish girl placed in a convent for fallen women, who 50 years later seeks her son who was sold into adoption.

Distributor: WEINSTEIN CO.
Running Time: 95 mins.
Color: Color
Production: A Weinstein Co., Yucaipa Films, Pate, BBC Films and BFI presentation, with the participation of Canal+ and Cine+, of a Baby Cow/Magnolia Mae production
Genre: Drama
Sound: Dolby Digital (AC-3)
Judi Dench | Steve Coogan


Stephen Frears
Screenplay by 
Steve Coogan | Jeff Pope
Based on a book by 
Martin Sixsmith