Nowhere Boy

Nowhere Boy (2009)

As a boy all John Lennon needed was love.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 2009-12-25
  • User Rating: 7.3/10 from 528 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 38min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Lipsync Productions
  • Production Country: Canada, United Kingdom
  • Director:
star 7.3/10
From 528 Ratings


The drama tells the story of Lennon's teenage years and the start of his journey to becoming a successful musician. The story also examines the impact on his early life and personality of the two dominant females in his childhood

Nowhere Boy Trailer

Nowhere Boy Photos

  • Aaron Taylor-Johnson

    as John Lennon
  • Anne-Marie Duff

    as Julia Lennon
  • Kristin Scott Thomas

    as Mimi Smith
  • David Threlfall

    as George Toogood Smith
  • David Morrissey

    as Bobby Dykins
  • Thomas Brodie-Sangster

    as Paul McCartney
  • Josh Bolt

    as Pete Shotton
  • Ophelia Lovibond

    as Maria Kennedy
  • Andrew Buchan

    as Michael Fishwick
  • James Johnson

    as Stan Parkes
  • James Jack Bentham

    as Rod Davis
  • Jack McElhone

    as Eric Griffiths
  • Sam Bell

    as George Harrison
  • Colin Tierney

    as Alf Lennon
  • Kerrie Hayes

    as Corrine, Marie's Friend
  • Paul Ritter

    as Pobjoy, headmaster
  • Chris Coghill

    as Cunard Yank
  • Dan Armour

    as Percy Phillips
  • Sam Wilmott

    as Colin Hanton
  • Frazer Bird

    as Len
  • Daniel Ross

    as Nigel
  • John Collins

    as Ivan
  • Richard Tate

    as Teacher
  • Richard Syms

    as Reverend
  • Angela Walsh

    as Schoolmistress
  • Simon Lowe

    as Guitar Shop Guy
  • Lizzie Hopley

    as Cafe Waitress
  • Angelica Jopling

    as Julia - aged 8
Production Tessa Ross Executive Producer
Production Bob Weinstein Co-Executive Producer
Production Harvey Weinstein Co-Executive Producer
Camera Seamus McGarvey Director of Photography
Production Paul Ritchie Co-Producer
Editing Lisa Gunning Editor
Production Nina Gold Casting
Production Kevin Loader Producer
Art Charmian Adams Art Direction
Production Robert Bernstein Producer
Production Douglas Rae Producer
Writing Matt Greenhalgh Screenplay
Costume & Make-Up Julian Day Costume Design
Art Alice Normington Production Design
Art Barbara Herman-Skelding Set Decoration
Production Jon Diamond Executive Producer
Production Tim Haslam Executive Producer
Sound Alison Goldfrapp Original Music Composer
Sound Will Gregory Original Music Composer
Production Christopher Moll Executive Producer
Production James Saynor Co-Producer
Directing Sam Taylor-Johnson Director
Production Giles Cooper Consulting Producer
Production Mark Woolley Executive Producer
Production Matt Delargy Co-Producer
Production Rhodri Thomas Co-Executive Producer
Production Jaynie Miller Associate Producer