Movies Most Similar to the Children Act (2017)

Movies similar to The Children Act (2017).

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Let There Be Light (2017)

Starring: Kevin Sorbo, Sam Sorbo, Daniel Roebuck, Donielle Artese
Duration: 1h 40mins
Genres: Drama

Let There Be Light is a 2017 American Christian drama directed by and starring Kevin Sorbo and written by Dan Gordon and Sam Sorbo.
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Diane (2018)

Starring: Mary Kay Place, Jake Lacy, Estelle Parsons, Andrea Martin
Duration: 1h 35mins
Genres: Drama

Diane is a 2018 American drama film written and directed by Kent Jones. The film stars Mary Kay Place, Jake Lacy, Deirdre O'Connell, Andrea Martin and Estelle Parsons.
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The Wife (2017)

Starring: Glenn Close, Jonathan Pryce, Max Irons, Christian Slater
Duration: 1h 39mins
Genres: Drama

In 1958, young Joan Archer, a college student at Smith College, is awed by her professor Joseph Castleman, a handsome, young, married man, and his force of personality and advice that "a writer must write"; she is attracted to him.
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Roma (2018)

Starring: Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira, Diego Cortina Autrey, Carlos Peralta
Duration: 2h 15mins
Genres: Drama

Roma is a 2018 Mexican drama film written and directed by Alfonso Cuarón, who also produced, shot, and co-edited it.
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The Ploughman's Lunch (1983)

Starring: Jonathan Pryce, William Maxwell, Paul Jesson, Andy Rashleigh
Duration: 1h 47mins
Genres: Drama

James Penfield (Jonathan Pryce) is an ambitious London-based BBC radio reporter, from humble origins but Oxford-educated.
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Leo (2002)

Starring: Joseph Fiennes, Elisabeth Shue, Sam Shepard, Justin Chambers
Duration: 1h 44mins
Genres: Drama

A recently-released prisoner and a troubled young boy share a pen-pal relationship, both connected by their past.
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Custody (2016)

Starring: Viola Davis, Hayden Panettiere, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Tony Shalhoub
Duration: 1h 44mins
Genres: Drama

Custody is a 2016 American courtroom drama film directed and written by James Lapine.
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Marriage Story (2019)

Starring: Adam Driver, Scarlett Johansson, Julia Greer, Azhy Robertson
Duration: 2h 17mins
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance

Marriage Story is a 2019 comedy-drama film written and directed by Noah Baumbach, who produced the film with David Heyman.
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Decoration Day (1990)

Starring: James Garner, Judith Ivey, Ruby Dee, Bill Cobbs
Duration: 1h 40mins
Genres: Drama

James Garner plays a retired judge and recluse who comes out of "hiding" to investigate when his childhood friend (Bill Cobbs) refuses to accept a Medal of Honor awarded decades ago in World War II.
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Kramer Vs. Kramer (1979)

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Jane Alexander, Justin Henry
Duration: 1h 45mins
Genres: Drama

Ted Kramer (Dustin Hoffman) is a workaholic advertising executive who has just been assigned a new and very important account.
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The Judge (2014)

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Robert Duvall, Vera Farmiga, Billy Bob Thornton
Duration: 2h 21mins
Genres: Crime, Drama

Hank Palmer (Robert Downey Jr. ) is a successful attorney in Chicago. When Hank receives news his mother has just died, the judge grants his case a continuance.
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Court (2014)

Starring: Vira Sathidar, Vivek Gomber, Geetanjali Kulkarni, Pradeep Joshi
Duration: 1h 56mins
Genres: Drama

Court is a 2014 Indian multilingual legal drama film, written and directed by Chaitanya Tamhane in his directorial debut.
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90 Minutes in Heaven (2015)

Starring: Kate Bosworth, Hayden Christensen, Hudson Meek, Bobby Batson
Duration: 2h 1mins
Genres: Drama

90 Minutes in Heaven is a 2015 Christian drama film directed by Michael Polish and starring Hayden Christensen, Kate Bosworth, Dwight Yoakam, Michael W.
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An Early Frost (1985)

Starring: Gena Rowlands, Ben Gazzara, Sylvia Sidney, Aidan Quinn
Duration: 1h 35mins
Genres: Drama

An Early Frost is a 1985 American made-for-television drama film and the first major film, made for television or feature films, to deal with the topic of AIDS.
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Some Velvet Morning (2013)

Starring: Stanley Tucci, Alice Eve
Duration: 1h 24mins
Genres: Drama

Some Velvet Morning is a 2013 American drama film directed by Neil LaBute and starring Alice Eve and Stanley Tucci.
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The Kindergarten Teacher (2018)

Genres: Drama

Lisa Spinelli (Maggie Gyllenhaal), a kindergarten teacher from Staten Island, is struggling with feelings of dissatisfaction in her life.
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Nine Lives (2005)

Starring: Kathy Baker, Amy Brenneman, Glenn Close, LisaGay Hamilton
Duration: 1h 55mins
Genres: Drama

Imprisoned Sandra (Elpidia Carrillo) has an emotional breakdown when the broken telephone in her cubicle prevents her from communicating with her daughter on visiting day.
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Wildlife (2018)

Starring: Ed Oxenbould, Jake Gyllenhaal, Carey Mulligan, Travis W Bruyer
Duration: 1h 45mins
Genres: Drama

In 1960, Jeannette and Jerry Brinson have recently moved to Great Falls, Montana with their teenage son Joe.
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The Child in Time (2017)

Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Kelly Macdonald, Stephen Campbell Moore, Saskia Reeves
Duration: 1h 22mins
Genres: Drama

The Child in Time is a British television film directed by Julian Farino, adaptation of the 1987 novel of the same name by Ian McEwan.
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All I See Is You (2016)

Starring: Blake Lively, Jason Clarke, Ahna O'Reilly, Miquel Fernández
Duration: 1h 49mins
Genres: Drama, Mystery, Romance

When a blind woman, Gina (Blake Lively), regains her sight after a corneal implant, she begins to discover the previously unseen and disturbing details about her life with her husband James (Jason Clarke).
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