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The Children Act (12A)

Venue: The Corn Hall

Directed by Richard Eyre, UK, 2017, 1hr 45mins

With Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Ben Chaplin

Emma Thomspon is superb as an eminent High Court judge who has to juggle her failing marriage with complex and life-changing decisions at work, in this compelling adaptation of Ian McEwan’s novel. When faced with having to force a teenage boy to have the blood transfusion that will save his life, she must confront her own prejudices and principles in a way that shakes everything she thought she believed in.


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