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The Children Act (2017)

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As her marriage to Jack flounders, eminent High Court judge Fiona Maye has a life-changing decision to make at work - should she force a teenage boy, Adam, to have the blood transfusion ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
... Fiona Maye
... Jack
... Adam
... Kevin Henry
... Director / Producer (as Angela Holmes)
... Nigel Pauling
... Amadia Kalu QC
... Marina Green
... Sherwood Runcie
... Mark Berner
... Rodney Carter
... Naomi Henry
... George
... Roger
... Humphrey
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As her marriage to Jack flounders, eminent High Court judge Fiona Maye has a life-changing decision to make at work - should she force a teenage boy, Adam, to have the blood transfusion that will save his life? Her unorthodox visit to his hospital bedside has a profound impact on them both, stirring strong new emotions in the boy and long-buried feelings in her. Written by Duncan Kenworthy

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We all make choices. Hers make history.

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Rated R for a sexual reference | See all certifications »
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A Balada de Adam Henry  »

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Everything about this movie is extraordinary and engaging. Powerful direction, dialogue, acting and cinematography.


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