Another Mother's Son

Another Mother's Son
  • 2017
  • UK
  • 1h 43min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Christopher Menaul
  • Cast: Jenny Seagrove, Julian Kostov, Ronan Keating, John Hannah, Amanda Abbington
  • UK release: 24 March 2017

Louisa Gold (Seagrove) is a widowed Jersey shopkeeper with two sons fighting in WW2 when the Channel Islands are occupied by the Germans; she takes in an escaped Russian POW (Kostov). The look and atmosphere of 40s Jersey is well caught, but the story is predictable and it feels like a tame TV drama.

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Another Mother's Son

20 Mar 20172 stars

Well-intentioned but tame and agitating drama, starring Jenny Seagrove and John Hannah

Films about individuals courageously standing up for what is right and decent are always welcome. In the current social and political climate one wants to cheer this real-life story of a good, brave woman's defiant challenge to a fascist regime. If only…

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