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SECRETS AND LIES

SECRETS AND LIES

  • Directed by Mike Leigh
  • Starring Timothy Spall, Brenda Blethyn, Phyllis Logan
  • 1996 | 136mins | UK | France | rated (15)

Cynthia lives in London with her sullen street-sweeper daughter. Her brother has been successful with his photographer's business and now lives nearby in a more upmarket house. But Cynthia hasn't even been invited round there after a year. So, all round, she feels rather lonely and isolated. Meanwhile, in another part of town, Hortense, adopted at birth but now grown up, starts to try and trace her mother.