Judi Dench is looking Oscar-bound with the true tale of a journalist (Steve Coogan) who helps a woman (Dench) track down the son she gave up for adoption decades earlier. (Read Pete Hammond’s take on Philomena‘s award-winning run on the festival circuit, including a Best Screenplay win at Venice and warmly received Toronto debut.) Weinstein Co. releases the feelgood drama in a limited holiday run on December 25 before going wide on January 10. Check out the trailer:
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