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A Woman's Tale (1991)

A Woman's Tale




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This film chronicles the final days of a 78-year-old woman (Sheila Florance) who is dying from lung cancer. Martha is independent and lively, making the most of her remaining time. Florance gives a wonderful performance, made all the more poignant by the fact that she herself was terminally ill.more
Rating: PG-13
Genre: Drama
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Written By: Barry Dickins, Paul Cox
On DVD: Jan 27, 1993
Illumination Films


Chris Haywood
as Jonathan
Myrtle Woods
as Miss Inchley
Alex Menglet
as 2nd Con
Manuel Bachet
as Neighbor
Monica Maughan
as Billy's daughter
Max Gillies
as Billy's son-in-law
Dawn Klingberg
as Don's wife
Victoria Eagger
as 1st Nurse
Victoria Eager
as 1st Nurse
Kate Fewster
as Young Martha
Veronica Koca
as Young girl
Kyra Cox
as Young Girl
Hal Todd
as Hal Todd
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Washington Post
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
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