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Mrs. Lowry and Son (2019)

Mrs Lowry & Son (original title)
Not Rated | | Biography, Drama, History | 1 November 2019 (USA)
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A portrait of the artist L.S. Lowry and the relationship with his mother, who tries to dissuade him from pursuing his passion.

Director:

Adrian Noble

Writer:

Martyn Hesford
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Cast

Credited cast:
Vanessa Redgrave ... Elizabeth Lowry
Timothy Spall ... L S Lowry
Stephen Lord ... Mr. Stanhope
David Schaal ... Man In Bath
Joanne Pearce Joanne Pearce ... Wife of Man in Bath
Wendy Morgan ... Mrs. Stanhope
John Alan Roberts ... Art Critic
Michael Keogh ... Mr. Lowry
Jon Furlong ... Drunk Man
Giselle Cullinane ... Bucket Woman
Kíla Lord Cassidy Kíla Lord Cassidy ... Street Girl
Rose Noble Rose Noble ... Young Elizabeth
Paul Bergquist Paul Bergquist ... Flashback tea guest
Laurence Mills Laurence Mills ... Young Laurie
Amanda Higson Amanda Higson ... Woman at Window
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A portrait of the artist L.S. Lowry and the relationship with his mother, who tries to dissuade him from pursuing his passion.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 November 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Mrs. Lowry and Son See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,866,114
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Genesius Pictures See more »
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Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Neither Timothy Spall or Vanessa Redgrave are Mancunians. They were both born and brought up in South London. See more »

Goofs

Mrs Lowry describes the house they live in as a "2 up 2 down"giving the impression it is a pokey and cramped inexpensive place. In real life the actual house in Pendlebury was quite spacious with six rooms. See more »

Quotes

Elizabeth Lowry: I had great hopes for you and your father. I thought you'd both be successful men of business. Men of speculation. But he wasn't capable and neither were you. Hopeless.
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Connections

Referenced in Granada Reports: 27 August 2019: Late Bulletin (2019) See more »

Soundtracks

Der Einsame im Herbst
Taken from Das Lied Von Der Erde
Performed by Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Charles Kullmann and Kerstin Thorborg
Conducted by Bruno Walter
Written by Gustav Mahler
Public Domain
Tranferred from original shellac Columbia ROX6025
Courtesy of Eyehear Ltd
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26 December 2019 | by maniortSee all my reviews

This is a gem, precious in every way, and makes you wonder how much longer we'll be able to invest this kind of attention and feeling into film. Half a generation more? I'm beginning to understand the internet, ratings, and what they mean about who we are. They point, just not in the right way.


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