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262 Ratings

Mrs Henderson Presents

Directed by Stephen Frears
United Kingdom, 2005
Comedy, Crime, Drama


After the death of her husband, Mrs. Henderson decides to buy a theater and hires the irascible Van Damm to manage it. Henderson has a hit on her hands when she adds beautiful nude women to the stage shows. When the 1940-’41 Blitz hits London, the company bravely keep the theater active.

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Mrs Henderson Presents Directed by Stephen Frears

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2006 | 2 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role

National Board of Review

2005 | Winner: Best Acting by an Ensemble

BAFTA Awards

2006 | 4 nominations including: Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music

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