Nowhere Boy

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On DVD/VOD: January 25, 2011

R | 1h 38m | Drama

Imagine John Lennon's childhood... Liverpool 1955: a smart and troubled fifteen year-old (Aaron Johnson) is hungry for experience. In a family full of secrets, two incredible women clash over John. Mimi (Kristin Scott Thomas), the buttoned-up Aunt who raised him, and Julia (Anne-Marie Duff), the prodigal mother. Yearning for a normal family, John escapes into the new and exciting world of rock n' roll where his fledgling genius finds a kindred spirit in the teenage Paul McCartney. Just as John begins his new life, tragedy strikes. But a resilient young man finds his voice—and an icon explodes into the world.

Director: Sam Taylor-Johnson
Studio: Ecosse Films
Producer(s): Douglas Rae, Kevin Loader, Robert Bernstein
Cast: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Anne-Marie Duff, Kristin Scott Thomas, David Morrissey, David Threlfall, Thomas Brodie Sangster, Josh Bolt, Sam Bell, Ophelia Lovibond
Writer(s): Matt Greenhalgh
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