Average User Score: 7.1Oct 9, 2010This review contains spoilers, click expand to view. An interesting biopic about the early life of John Lennon, and especially about the two women bringing him up. With fine production values and a great pace, the film never fails to capture you.
Kristin Scott-Thomas is best in show and completely steals the scene away when she tells about why she "took" John Lennon from his mother, she captures every emotion. Anne-Marie Duff is also good, but sometimes you miss that she's his mother and instead think of her as just a friend to him. The star of the movie, Aaron Johnson gives a good performance, but is often overshadowed by the two leadings ladies mentioned before.… Expand
Average User Score: 5.2Oct 9, 2010Though a mesmerizing performances by Nicole Kidman and beautiful aestesthics, the movie lacks that extra spark that would make it a memorableThough a mesmerizing performances by Nicole Kidman and beautiful aestesthics, the movie lacks that extra spark that would make it a memorable biopic. Instead it's just one in the bunch.… Expand