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The Children Act (2017)

R
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.
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Ian McEwan (screenplay by) (based on the novel by)
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$76,108
Gross (US & Canada)
$547,750
Gross (World)
$17,696,794
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Release date
Sep 14, 2018 (United States)

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Ratings Breakdown

6.7 / 10 | 8,430 votes