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Philomena

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Sunday, April 13 2014

A Hands-Off Approach Goes a Long Way in 'Philomena'

The direction is solid but not overbearing, the score subtle and light, the entire affair very nicely cushioned around Coogan and Dench's performances, and the film is all the more effective because of it.


Friday, November 22 2013

'Philomena' Struggles with the Decisions of the Irish Catholic Church

Judi Dench's character journeys to America, haunted by the loss of her baby son and traumas at the hands of nuns in the Magdalene Laundries.


News

Tuesday, February 25 2014

The real-life Philomena is out and about for the film, her cause

LOS ANGELES — Walking slowly, with the aid of a retractable cane, Philomena Lee, the 80-year-old Irishwoman who inspired the Oscar-nominated drama “Philomena,” appeared under the


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