The Children Act | a movie trailer

The Children Act Trailer (2018) (Emma Thompson & Stanley Tucci)

As her marriage to Jack (Stanley Tucci) flounders, eminent High Court judge Fiona Maye (Emma Thompson) has a life-changing decision to make at work – should she force a teenage boy, Adam (Fionn Whitehead), to have the blood transfusion that will save his life? Her unorthodox visit to his hospital bedside has a profound impact on them both, stirring strong new emotions in the boy and long-buried feelings in her.

Rating . . . R (Sexual Reference)
Genre . . . Drama
Length . . . 1h 45m
Released 24th August 2018 (UK)

Director: Richard Eyre (Notes on a Scandal)
Writer: Ian McEwan (Atonement)
Stars: Emma Thompson . Stanley Tucci . Fionn Whitehead