- Status: Completed
- Score: 7.1/10
- Director: Sam Taylor-Johnson
- Country: UKCanada
- Year: 2009
- Duration: 98 min
- Genres: Biography,Drama,Music,Romance,
A chronicle of John Lennon’s first years, focused mainly in his adolescence and his relationship with his stern aunt Mimi, who raised him, and his absentee mother Julia, who re-entered his life at a crucial moment in his young life.
The story of John Lennon’s (Aaron Taylor-Johnson’s) childhood and teenage years from 1944 to 1960, his relationship with his Aunt Mimi (Dame Kristin Scott Thomas) and his mother Julia (Anne-Marie Duff) – the two dominant women in the first part of his life; his first meeting with Sir Paul McCartney (Thomas Brodie-Sangster) and George Harrison (Sam Bell), their friendship, their love for music, and the birth of The Beatles.
Aaron Taylor-Johnson, David Threlfall, Ophelia Lovibond, Angela Walsh, Richard Syms, James Johnson, Angelica Jopling, David Morrissey, Kristin Scott Thomas, Josh Bolt, Kerrie Hayes, Paul Ritter, Anne-Marie Duff, Alex Ambrose, Abby Greenhalgh,