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Coming of Age, Drama, Period and Historical
This is a nostalgic coming-of-age story set during the Depression of the 1930s and starring Jesse Bradford as a 12-year-old boy growing up while coping with his family's impoverished circumstances - dad's unemployed, mum's got tuberculosis. Rich in painstakingly impressive period detail this is a warm film from acclaimed director Steven Soderbergh.
Based on Irish author Frank McCourt's autobiography, this both hilarious and tragic film deals with him growing up in a very poor family in the '30s.
14–16 years 140 mins
Memorable film about a boy growing up in a working-class area of London after World War Two, who becomes obsessed with a fable he hears.
7+ years 90 mins
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