A Way of Life
A Way of Life (2004)

A teenage mother struggles to bring up her small daughter and deal her role in a devastating crime. Set in a small community in South Wales, this dark but moving tale looks at the area that exists between black and white, good and evil,… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: September 14, 2004
DVD Release Date: April 10, 2007
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Peter Calder
New Zealand Herald

Grim but enormously confident feature debut unblinkingly anatomises life among working class Welsh no-hopers.

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Matthew Turner

Gritty, harrowing drama with a strong script and a terrific central performance by newcomer Stephanie James

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Jason Gorber
Film Scouts

Broadly its a tale of racism and poverty, but it's certainly not something to sit down and enjoy over some tea and crumpets.

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Scott Andrews

Amma Asante is a major talent who promises great things.

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Flixster Audience Score: 74% Flixster User Reviews
Craig Sutcliffe
<u><b>Directed by:</u> Amma Asante.</b> <u><b>Starring:</u> Stephanie James, Brenda Blethyn, Michael Conway, Marged… More