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The children act / produced by Duncan Kenworthy ; screenplay by Ian McEwan ; directed by Richard Eyre.

Thompson, Emma (Author). Eyre, Richard, 1943- (director.). Thompson, Emma, (actor.). Tucci, Stanley, (actor.). Chaplin, Ben, Motion picture adaptation of (work): (actor.). McEwan, Ian. Children act (Added Author). Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Ben Chaplin, Fionn Whitehead, Honey Holmes. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Upper Skagit Library.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Upper Skagit Library DVD CHI 1006936 1006936 Adult DVD Copy hold / Volume hold Checked out 12/01/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9786317504127 : DVD
  • ISBN: 6317504121 : DVD
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, California : Lions Gate [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Based on the novel by Ian McEwan.
Wide screen 1.85:1.
Participant or Performer Note:
Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Ben Chaplin, Fionn Whitehead, Honey Holmes.
Summary, etc.:
As her personal life falls apart, a judge has to decide a difficult case where religious parents of a 17-year-old boy suffering from leukemia refuse to allow the hospital to perform a life-saving blood transfusion.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English with optional Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Judges > Drama.
Spouses > Drama.
Patient refusal of treatment > Drama.
Patients > Legal status, laws, etc. > Drama.
McEwan, Ian > Film adaptations.
Genre: Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.

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