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Nowhere Boy (2009)

Kristin Scott Thomas as "Mimi Smith"

A rebellious teenager, future Beatle John Lennon (Aaron Johnson) lives with his Aunt Mimi (Kristin Scott Thomas) in working-class Liverpool, England. Mimi's husband suddenly dies, and John spies his mother, Julia (Anne-Marie Duff), at the funeral. Despite Mimi's misgivings, John intends to have a real relationship with his mother. Julia introduces him to popular music and the banjo and, though a family conflict looms, young Lennon is inspired to form his own band.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2009) Nominated Supporting Actress

Kristin Scott Thomas in the news

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'Only God Forgives': Kristin Scott Thomas on Playing an Evil Mother, Swearing On-Screen

Posted by
Erin Whitney on Jul 17th 2013, 8:00AM

Jul 17th 2013, 8:00AM

Popcorn Preview: 'The Woman in the Fifth'

Posted by
Leslie Sisman on Jun 19th 2012, 2:41PM

Jun 19th 2012, 2:41PM

Robert Pattinson Sexes Up Christina Ricci, Uma Thurman in New Photos From 'Bel Ami'

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on Aug 26th 2011, 3:00PM

Aug 26th 2011, 3:00PM

'Nowhere Boy's Aaron Johnson on Young John Lennon, Love, and Yoko Ono

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Oct 4th 2010, 8:47AM

Oct 4th 2010, 8:47AM

Kristin Scott Thomas to Host Cannes Film Fest

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on Apr 12th 2010, 6:44PM

Apr 12th 2010, 6:44PM

Pitch of the Day: 'The English Patient' Special Edition

Posted by
Christopher Campbell on Apr 5th 2010, 4:15PM

Apr 5th 2010, 4:15PM

Ethan Hawke Heads Back to Paris with Kristin Scott Thomas

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Feb 19th 2010, 10:46AM

Feb 19th 2010, 10:46AM

Movie Casting: Laurence Fishburne Up for 'Major Role' in Soderbergh's 'Contagion'

Posted by
Andrew Scott on Feb 19th 2010, 8:30AM

Feb 19th 2010, 8:30AM

Three Join Robert Pattinson in 'Bel Ami'

Posted by
Leonard Jacobs on Feb 3rd 2010, 7:00AM

Feb 3rd 2010, 7:00AM

Sundance Review: Nowhere Boy

Posted by
Erik Childress on Jan 22nd 2010, 10:45AM

Jan 22nd 2010, 10:45AM

The Top 10+ Sundance Movies to Watch

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Jan 18th 2010, 5:02PM

Jan 18th 2010, 5:02PM

Robert Pattinson to Star With Uma Thurman in 'Bel Ami'

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Nov 20th 2009, 4:48AM

Nov 20th 2009, 4:48AM

Lennon Biopic 'Nowhere Boy' Gets its Cast

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Jan 12th 2009, 3:02PM

Jan 12th 2009, 3:02PM

Indie Winners: 'I've Loved You So Long'

Posted by
Peter Martin on Dec 8th 2008, 10:15AM

Dec 8th 2008, 10:15AM

Review: I've Loved You So Long

Posted by
Cinematical staff on Oct 26th 2008, 5:03AM

Oct 26th 2008, 5:03AM

TIFF Review: Easy Virtue

Posted by
Eugene Novikov on Sep 12th 2008, 11:03AM

Sep 12th 2008, 11:03AM

Telluride Wrap: Goodbye, Telluride, Hello Toronto

Posted by
Kim Voynar on Sep 3rd 2008, 6:02PM

Sep 3rd 2008, 6:02PM

Telluride Roundup: 'Slumdog Millionaire,' 'I've Loved You So Long,' and More

Posted by
Kim Voynar on Sep 3rd 2008, 4:32PM

Sep 3rd 2008, 4:32PM

Telluride Review: I've Loved You So Long

Posted by
Kim Voynar on Aug 30th 2008, 11:06AM

Aug 30th 2008, 11:06AM

Jessica Biel is Retro and has 'Easy Virtue'

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Aug 27th 2008, 11:33AM

Aug 27th 2008, 11:33AM

TIFF 2008 Preview: I've Loved You So Long

Posted by
Kim Voynar on Aug 25th 2008, 11:56AM

Aug 25th 2008, 11:56AM

Review: Tell No One

Posted by
James Rocchi on Jul 4th 2008, 9:15AM

Jul 4th 2008, 9:15AM

John Lithgow and More Join 'Shopaholic'

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Mar 12th 2008, 8:32AM

Mar 12th 2008, 8:32AM

When Berlinale Closes, It'll Be Kind, and Rewind

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Jan 19th 2008, 7:32AM

Jan 19th 2008, 7:32AM

Kristin Scott Thomas Talks Up 'The Walker'

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Jul 28th 2007, 5:02PM

Jul 28th 2007, 5:02PM

Trailer for Paul Schrader's 'The Walker' Online

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Jul 17th 2007, 7:32AM

Jul 17th 2007, 7:32AM

'The Valet' Reviewed by Nick Schager

Posted by
Ryan Stewart on Apr 20th 2007, 11:02AM

Apr 20th 2007, 11:02AM

SPC Grabs Original Before Farrellys Remake It

Posted by
Martha Fischer on Jun 20th 2006, 9:37AM

Jun 20th 2006, 9:37AM

Rickman and Thomas Share a Villa

Posted by
Martha Fischer on Apr 19th 2006, 10:09AM

Apr 19th 2006, 10:09AM

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