Academy Award Nominee Dame Judi Dench stars in this much acclaimed motion picture.
Martin Sixsmith, a world-weary political journalist picks up the story of a woman’s search for her son, who was taken from her decades ago after she became pregnant as a young unmarried girl and was forced to live in a convent.
Martin arranges a magazine assignment about her search for her son that eventually takes them both to America.
Along the way Martin and Philomena discover as much about each other as about her son’s fate. Futhermore, both find their basic beliefs challenged