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Vera Drake

An unassuming little British film turns into a power-house of emotion and impact with one of the most powerful performances on film in years. Mostly know for her stage work in her native England, Imelda Staunton delivers a tour-de-force turn as a 1950 London abortionist. Vera Drake‚Äôs transition, from a contented lower-middle-class housewife/mother/domestic to a […]

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