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3.1
1,285 Ratings

Nowhere Boy

Directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson
Canada, 2009
Drama, Biography

Synopsis

Imagine John Lennon’s childhood. A spirited teenager growing up in the shattered city of Liverpool. Two extraordinary sisters tussle for his love – Mimi, the formidable aunt who raised him from the age of 5, and Julia, the spirited mother who gave him up to Mimi’s care.

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Nowhere Boy Directed by Sam Taylor-Johnson

Awards & Festivals

BAFTA Awards

2010 | 4 nominations including: Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film

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