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Keeping Mum

Rated R for language and some sexual content/nudity.

R In Theaters 09/29/2006 , 103min.
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Plot & Details

Niall Johnson's comedy Keeping Mum concerns the family of a vicar who are beset by a variety of problems. Reverend Walter Goodfellow (Rowan Atkinson) is a well-meaning but hapless religious figure in his town. His son, Petey, is a wimp, forever terrorized at school. His daughter, Holly, enjoys the company of a variety of different boyfriends. Wife Gloria (Kristin Scott Thomas) has had enough of her husband and is considering leaving him for a golf teacher (Patrick Swayze). The family starts to come back together after hiring housekeeper Grace (Maggie Smith), a woman who knows a thing or two about keeping secrets.

London Film Critics Association

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2005 London Film Critics Association Best British Actress Kristin Scott Thomas Nominated

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