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Acres and Acres (2016)

Mum's List (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama | 25 November 2016 (UK)
A woman dying of incurable breast cancer creates a list of memories and lessons for the husband and sons she is about to leave behind.

Director:

Niall Johnson

Writers:

St John Greene (based on the book by:), St John Greene (story consulyant) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rafe Spall ... Singe Greene
Emilia Fox ... Kate Greene
Elaine Cassidy ... Rachel
William Stagg ... Reef Greene
Matthew Stagg Matthew Stagg ... Finn Greene
Richard Cordery ... Bob
Susan Jameson Susan Jameson ... Christine
Ross McCormack Ross McCormack ... Teenage Singe
Sophie Simnett ... Teenage Kate
Bobby Lockwood ... Matt
Naomi Battrick ... Teenage Rachel (as Naomi Batrick)
Andrew Byron ... Consultant Mr. Adams
Elizabeth Healey ... Andrea
Neil Roberts ... Prof Mike Stevens
Harry Lister Smith ... Ben
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Storyline

A dying mother's life lessons to the husband and sons she left behind. Based on the best-selling novel by St John (Singe) Greene, the film is the story of Singe and Kate, a couple from North Somerset, whose lives were turned upside down when Kate was diagnosed with an incurable breast cancer. Over her last few days, she created her list: writing her thoughts and memories down, to help the man she loved create the best life possible for their two sons, after she was gone.

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Kiss the boys two times after I've gone See more »

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

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Trivia

Although they are supposed to be the same age, Emilia Fox is nine years older than Rafe Spall. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Breakfast: Episode dated 25 November 2016 (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

Angel Like You
Performed by Una Healy
Written by Una Healy, Fiona Bevan and Jez Ashurst
Courtesy of Decca Music Group Ltd
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Very sad. Called acted & acres in USA!
4 September 2019 | by christophersarlesSee all my reviews

Surprised IMDb missed this. Couldn't find it under the American name. Very sad and touching. Life is very short. Gone in the blink of an eye. Don't squander it.


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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 November 2016 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Acres and Acres See more »

Filming Locations:

Clevedon, Somerset, England, UK See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$91,827
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Color
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