2008 – Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day

Directed by: Bharat Nalluri
Written by: David Magee, Simon Beaufoy
Produced by: Nellie Bellflower, Stephen Garrett
Production year: 2007
Original release: March 7, 2008
Running time: 1 Hour, 32 Minutes
Other cast: Frances McDormand, Amy Adams, Ciarán Hinds
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It’s 1939 and governess Guinevere Pettigrew finds herself out of work and on the bread line. Middle-aged and running out of options, Miss Pettigrew takes an uncharacteristic gamble when, after being refused work at an employment agency,she steals the details of a juicy assignment and pursues the job herself.