The Lady in the Van (2015)

Genres - Comedy Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Biopic [feature], Slice of Life  |   Release Date - Jan 15, 2016 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 104 min.  |   Countries - UK  |   MPAA Rating - PG13
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Truth is stranger than fiction in this comedy-drama based on the real-life tale of a homeless woman named Miss Shepherd (Maggie Smith), who parks her van in the driveway of a house owned by playwright Alan Bennett (Alex Jennings) and lives there for 15 years. Over the course of her stay, the two form a unique friendship. Jim Broadbent, Dominic Cooper, Samuel Barnett, and Frances de la Tour co-star. This adaptation of the 1999 stage hit was directed by Nicholas Hytner (The History Boys).

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friendship, playwright, van

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High Production Values