Mare Winningham

Picture - Mare Winningham - Actress Mare... New York City New York United States, Tuesday 3rd February 2015

Mare Winningham - Actress Mare Winningham riding the E train in New York City - New York City, New York, United States - Tuesday 3rd February 2015

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Picture - Mare Winningham and Deidre O'Donnell... New York New York United States, Wednesday 14th January 2015

Mare Winningham and Deidre O'Donnell - Shots of a host of stars as they arrived for the Opening night after party for Broadway's Constellations, the event was held at the URBO restaurant in New York, New York, United States - Wednesday 14th January 2015

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Mare Winningham - Disney On Ice presents 'Frozen' at The Barclay's Center in Brooklyn - Arrivals at Barclays Center, Disney - Brooklyn, New York, United States - Wednesday 12th November 2014

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Picture - Nick Westrate, John Cullum, Gabriel... New York New York United States, Thursday 24th April 2014

Nick Westrate, John Cullum, Gabriel Ebert, Tom McGowan, Patrick Page, Mare Winningham, Reed Birney, Larry Pine and Lisa Emery - Opening night curtain call for Broadway's Casa Valentina at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. - New York, New York, United States - Thursday 24th April 2014

Nick Westrate, John Cullum, Gabriel Ebert, Tom McGowan, Patrick Page, Mare Winningham, Reed Birney, Larry Pine and Lisa Emery
Nick Westrate, John Cullum, Gabriel Ebert, Tom McGowan, Patrick Page, Mare Winningham, Reed Birney, Larry Pine and Lisa Emery
Nick Westrate, John Cullum, Gabriel Ebert, Tom McGowan, Patrick Page, Mare Winningham, Reed Birney, Larry Pine and Lisa Emery
Nick Westrate, John Cullum, Gabriel Ebert, Tom McGowan, Patrick Page, Mare Winningham, Reed Birney, Larry Pine and Lisa Emery
Nick Westrate, John Cullum, Gabriel Ebert, Tom McGowan, Patrick Page and Mare Winningham

Picture - Mare Winningham - Opening Night... New York New York United States, Thursday 27th February 2014

Mare Winningham - Opening Night of the play "Ode To Joy" at the Cherry Lane Theatre - Arrivals. - New York, New York, United States - Thursday 27th February 2014

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Philomena Review


Excellent

Based on a true story, this warm drama uses sharp humour to keep from tipping over into sloppy sentiment. It's still hugely emotional, but in a shamelessly entertaining way. And it gives Judi Dench and Steve Coogan characters they can really sink their teeth into as the twists and turns of the real events unfold.

In 2002, cynical London journalist Martin Sixsmith (Coogan) has just been sacked from his job as a government spin doctor, so his editor suggests he try a human interest story to get back to work. He hates the idea until he meets Philomena (Dench), a retired Irishwoman who was raised by nuns in a workhouse, where she was forced to give her baby son up for adoption some 50 years ago. She'd like to know what happened to him, so Martin accompanies her back to Ireland and then on to America, where the babies were sold. But their search doesn't go as expected, and what they discover is startlingly moving.

As he did with The Queen, director Frears gives the film a gentle, light tone that helps balance the intensely serious subject matter. He also encourages his cast to deliver understated performances, which is especially effective for the usually broad Coogan. And of course Dench is simply wonderful as a feisty straight-talker who isn't thrown by anything she encounters. Gurgling under everything is an astute look at religious heritage: Martin is a lapsed Catholic who can't understand why Philomena still has a devout faith, because of what the church has done to her. And as the story continues, he begins to understand the strength this gives her.

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We all know the tale of Snow White: the girl with hair as black as night and skin as white as snow but is that really the truth?

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