By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Updated March 17, 2020 at 03:07 AM EDT
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type
  • Movie

Imelda Staunton blazes as a stalwart mum who’s also an illegal abortionist in 1950s London. You can almost smell the damp wool and feel the worn teacups in Mike Leigh’s stunning, compassionate drama.

Vera Drake

type
  • Movie
mpaa
  • R
runtime
  • 125 minutes
director
  • Mike Leigh

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