Philomena (2013)

Philomena (2013) is a Biography, Drama film directed by Stephen Frears – When former journalist Martin Sixsmith is dismissed from the Labour Party in disgrace, he is at a loss as to what do. That changes when a young Irish woman approaches him about a story of her mother, Philomena, who had her son taken away when she was a teenage inmate of a Catholic convent. Martin arranges a magazine assignment about her search for him that eventually leads to America. Along the way, Martin and Philomena discover as much about each other as about her son’s fate. Furthermore, both find their basic beliefs challenged. IMDB


Directed By – Stephen Frears

Genre – Biography, Drama

Cast – Judi Dench , Barbara Jefford , Steve Coogan , Charlie Murphy , Sophie Kennedy Clark , Mare Winningham , Peter Hermann , Kate Fleetwood , Ruth McCabe , Sean Mahon , Michelle Fairley , Cathy Belton , Wunmi Mosaku , Amy McAllister , Anna Maxwell Martin

In Theaters – 27 November 2013

Duration – 98 Minutes

MPAA Rating : PG-13

Taglines : These two unlikely companions are on a journey to find her long lost son.

Story Writers: Martin Sixsmith

Country: UK , France , USA

Language: English

Production Company : The Weinstein Company , BBC Films , Yucaipa Films , Baby Cow Films , Pathe , Cine+ , British Film Institute , Canal+ , Magnolia Mae Films