Philomena

The Lost Child of Philomena Lee

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Tuesday, April 15, 2014

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Director
Cast

Judi Dench
Philomena Lee

Steve Coogan
Martin Sixsmith

Michelle Fairley
Sally Mitchell

Companies
MPAA Rating
PG-13 for some strong language, thematic elements and sexual references.
Runtime
1 hour, 38 minutes

Storyline

A woman searches for her adult son, who taken away from her decades ago when she was forced to live in a convent.

Additional Notes

  • Adapted from the book by former BBC journalist Martin Sixsmith, titled "The Lost Child of Philomena Lee: A Mother, Her Son and a 50 Year Search."
  • The film received strong critical support following screenings at the Venice and Toronto festivals.