Mr. Church is an American Drama film directed by Bruce Beresford. The story of the film revolves around a man named Henry Church who is a cook by profession.
The stars in the film are Elide Murphy as Henry Joseph Church, Brit Robertson as Charlotte Charlie Brooks, Natalie Coughlin as Young Charlotte, Natasha McElhone as Marie Brooks, Xavier Samuel as Owen, Lincoln Melcher as Young Owen, Lucy Fry as Poppy, Christain Madson as Larson, Mickenna Grace as Izzy and Thom Barry as Frankie Twiggs.
The film is around early 70s. In the movie Henry Church arrives at the Los Angles Home of Charlotte Charlie Brody and her mother Marie. Henry has been appointed by Marie’s former lover to cook and care of her school going daughter for 6 months. However Mr. Church time with the Brody’s extend into years during which time become indispensable to them. This six months spans into fifteen years due to which a special family bonding is created that last a forever.
The film runs for 1 hr and 44 minutes. The story of the film turns completely when on one fine day Charlie shows up at his home pregnant. All over the film is interesting but conflicted. The film tells the story of the unique friendship that develops when the little girl and her dying mother retain the services of the dying mother.
The film has generally received negative reviews from the critics. The film got an approval rating of 15% based on 26 reviews with an average rating of 4.6 out of 10.