NOWHERE BOY

By Sam TAYLOR-WOOD

HANWAY FILMS - as SALES All rights, World

Drama - Completed 2010

John Lennon grew up in a family full of secrets. Raised by his Aunt Mimi, he is suddenly reacquainted with his mother, Julia and discovers the war between the two sisters. A fragile peace breaks out, marred by tragedy. But his mother gives him one great gift - music. A wayward boy finds his voice.

    • Year of production
    • 2010
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 98 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Sam TAYLOR-WOOD
    • Writer(s)
    • Matt GREENHALGH
    • Producer(s)
    • Robert BERNSTEIN, Douglas RAE, Kevin LOADER
    • Synopsis
    • John Lennon is an ordinary fifteen year old boy on the streets of Liverpool. Funny, smart, naughty, a real edge to him. But life is not simple for John - he grew up in a family of secrets and was raised by his Aunt Mimi from the age of five. When he is suddenly reacquainted with his mother, Julia, they form an unbreakable bond. A bitter war rages between the two sisters for John's love. Faced with bringing it to an end, he learns the secret heartbreak of his past. But his mother gives him one great gift - music. A wayward boy finds his voice, and walks into The Beatles.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Mar 01, 2009
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