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  • The Children Act (2017)
  • R
    105 min | Drama
The Children Act (2017)
105 min | Drama

As her marriage crumbles, a judge must decide a case involving a teenage boy who is refusing a blood transfusion on religious principle.
Ian McEwan (screenplay by) (based on the novel by)
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Production Designer
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Release date
Sep 14, 2018 (United States)


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93 cast members
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Emma Thompson
Fiona Maye Fiona Maye   See fewer
Stanley Tucci
Jack Maye Jack Maye   See fewer
Reena Lalbihari
Samaira Samaira   See fewer
Daniel Fritz
German Journalist German Journalist   See fewer
Sarah Somerville
Associate (as Sarah Jones) Associate (as Sarah Jones)   See fewer
Avital Abergel
Twins' Mother Twins' Mother   See fewer
Raphael Desprez
Twins' Father Twins' Father   See fewer
Jason Watkins
Nigel Pauling Nigel Pauling   See fewer
Annabel Galligan
Melanie Melanie   See fewer
Fionn Whitehead
Adam Henry Adam Henry   See fewer
Howard Ward
Roy Whiting Roy Whiting   See fewer
Ben Chaplin
Kevin Henry Kevin Henry   See fewer
Eileen Walsh
Naomi Henry Naomi Henry   See fewer
Anthony Calf
Mark Berner Mark Berner   See fewer
Rupert Vansittart
Sherwood Runcie Sherwood Runcie   See fewer
Ian Kelly
Mr. Soames Mr. Soames   See fewer
Manuela Maletta
Distressed Mother Distressed Mother   See fewer
Mark Taylor
Rich Man Rich Man   See fewer
Tatjana Anders
Lucky Wife (as Tatjana Apukhtina) Lucky Wife (as Tatjana Apukhtina)   See fewer
Micah Balfour
Blackwell Blackwell   See fewer
Melanie McLean
Battered Wife Battered Wife   See fewer
Nicholas Jones
Professor Carter Professor Carter   See fewer
Tralee Dunn
Registrar Registrar   See fewer
Patrick Brennan
Henrys' Solicitor Henrys' Solicitor   See fewer
Rosie Cavaliero
Marina Green Marina Green   See fewer
Nikki Amuka-Bird
Amadia Kalu Amadia Kalu   See fewer
Daniel Tuite
Sebastian Sebastian   See fewer
Michaela Parker
Transfusion Nurse Transfusion Nurse   See fewer
Amelie Green
Maisie Maisie   See fewer
Michael Thomas
Michael Morrow Michael Morrow   See fewer
Chris Garner
Listings Officer Listings Officer   See fewer
Julian Forsyth
Caradoc Bell Caradoc Bell   See fewer
Michael Laskey
High Sheriff High Sheriff   See fewer
Robin Hooper
Butler Butler   See fewer
Andy Golding
Chauffeur Chauffeur   See fewer
Scott Davidson
Paul Rotman Paul Rotman   See fewer
Peter Forbes
James MacLeish James MacLeish   See fewer
Sharon Bower
Master of The Rolls Master of The Rolls   See fewer
Alan Ward
Lord Chief Justice Lord Chief Justice   See fewer
Des McAleer
Jim the Porter Jim the Porter   See fewer
Andrew Havill
George George   See fewer
Paul Jesson
Humphrey Humphrey   See fewer
Julie-Ann Rayner
Protestor Protestor   See fewer
Claire Ashton
Journalist (uncredited) Journalist (uncredited)   See fewer
Mara Ashton
Cellist (uncredited) Cellist (uncredited)   See fewer
Toni Beard
Protester (uncredited) Protester (uncredited)   See fewer
Matt Beauman-Jones
Fiona's Legal Friend (uncredited) Fiona's Legal Friend (uncredited)   See fewer
Alex Blake
Director (uncredited) Director (uncredited)   See fewer
Annarie Boor
Family Member (uncredited) Family Member (uncredited)   See fewer
Steve Broad
Barrister (uncredited) Barrister (uncredited)   See fewer
Debbie Cameron
Fiona's Friend (uncredited) Fiona's Friend (uncredited)   See fewer
Clare Cashion
Lawyer (uncredited) Lawyer (uncredited)   See fewer
Janine Catterall
Senior Master of the Queen's Bench (uncredited) Senior Master of the Queen's Bench (uncredited)   See fewer
Peter Coe
Porter (uncredited) Porter (uncredited)   See fewer
Robert Dalgleish
Solicitor (uncredited) Solicitor (uncredited)   See fewer
Luana Di Pasquale
Fiona's Friend (uncredited) Fiona's Friend (uncredited)   See fewer
Daniel Eghan
Fiona's Friend (uncredited) Fiona's Friend (uncredited)   See fewer
Karl Farrer
Family Uncle at Funeral (uncredited) Family Uncle at Funeral (uncredited)   See fewer
Flor Ferraco
Courtroom Artist (uncredited) Courtroom Artist (uncredited)   See fewer
Errol Francis
Fiona's Lawyer Friend (uncredited) Fiona's Lawyer Friend (uncredited)   See fewer
Honey Holmes
Director / Producer (uncredited) Director / Producer (uncredited)   See fewer
Ty Hurley
High Court Judge (uncredited) High Court Judge (uncredited)   See fewer
John Jesper
Fiona's Party Guest (uncredited) Fiona's Party Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
James Harry Knight
Lawyer (uncredited) Lawyer (uncredited)   See fewer
Hiten Patel
Lawyer (uncredited) Lawyer (uncredited)   See fewer
Charlie Richards
Parish Priest (uncredited) Parish Priest (uncredited)   See fewer
Deborah Rock
Passerby (uncredited) Passerby (uncredited)   See fewer
Janette Sharpe
Passerby (uncredited) Passerby (uncredited)   See fewer
A.k. Steppa
Barrister (uncredited) Barrister (uncredited)   See fewer
Dywayne Thomas
Legal Type - Passersby (uncredited) Legal Type - Passersby (uncredited)   See fewer
Zsoly Vatany
Office Nurse (uncredited) Office Nurse (uncredited)   See fewer
Magdalena Vero
Lawyer (uncredited) Lawyer (uncredited)   See fewer
Chris Wilson
Barrister (uncredited) Barrister (uncredited)   See fewer
Ildiko Zonda
Violin Player (uncredited) Violin Player (uncredited)   See fewer
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