These two unlikely companions are on a journey to find her long lost son.
Judi Dench, Steve Coogan, Sophie Kennedy Clark, Mare Winningham, Barbara Jefford, Ruth McCabe
|Screenplay||Steve Coogan, Jeff Pope, from the book by Martin Sixsmith|
|Sound formats||Dolby Digital|
|SA distributor||Nu Metro|
|Produced by||The Weinstein Company, Yucaipa Films, Pathé, BBC Films, BFI, Canal+, Ciné+, Baby Cow Productions, Magnolia Mae Films|
|Language||Infrequent with moderate impact|
|Sex||Expressed in conversation, mild impact|
|Blasphemy||Infrequent, mild impact|
|Comments||Themes are complex and mature and will be disturbing and distressing to children under the age of 13 years.|
|These details are supplied by the FPB. If you have a problem with any of the above, please take it up directly with the FPB. Read the Classification Guidelines.|
|Suggested age limit
||Positive role models
||Drinking, drugs, smoking
What the Critics say
|Cape Argus / The Star|
Lara de Matos Love, loss and political bite.
Tomatometer Based on a powerful true story and led by note-perfect performances from Judi Dench and Steve Coogan, Philomena offers a profoundly affecting drama for adult filmgoers of all ages.
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What the People say
27099 Netizens Bang-on, superb work from all involved
Average .. 74%