The Children Act

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[Santa Monica, California] : Lionsgate, [2018].
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1 videodisc ( approximately 106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Special features: commentary with the director, writer and producer.
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Based on the novel by Ian McEwan.
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Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Ben Chaplin, Fionn Whitehead, Rosie Cavaliero, Honey Holmes, Nikki Amuka-Bird, Jason Watkins.
Fiona Maye is a High Court judge in London ruling with wisdom and kindness over ethically complicated cases of family law. Fiona is tasked with ruling on the case of Adam, an exceptional boy who is refusing a life-saving blood transfusion. He is three months from his eighteenth birthday and legally still a child. Fiona visits Adam in the hospital and it has an extreme emotional impact on them both.
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DVD format; NTSC region 1; 16 x 9 (1.98:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
English dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Eyre, R., Thompson, E., Tucci, S., Chaplin, B., Whitehead, F., Cavaliero, R., Holmes, H., Amuka-Bird, N., Watkins, J., McEwan, I., & McEwan, I. (2018). The Children Act . Lionsgate.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Richard Eyre et al.. 2018. The Children Act. [Santa Monica, California]: Lionsgate.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Richard Eyre et al.. The Children Act [Santa Monica, California]: Lionsgate, 2018.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Eyre, Richard, et al. The Children Act Lionsgate, 2018.

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