Dear Frankie (2004)
- Time: 105 min
- Genre: Drama | Romance
- Director: Shona Auerbach
- Cast: Emily Mortimer, Sharon Small, Gerard Butler
In Scotland, Lizzie is constantly moving from town to town with her nine year old son Frankie and her mother Nell escaping from her husband. Frankie is a very intelligent deaf boy, and the protective Lizzie invented that his father is a sailor of the vessel “ACCRA”, traveling though the most different countries and permanently writing to Frankie, telling his adventures. Frankie tracks the route of the vessel in a map, and when the vessel is scheduled to arrive in their coastal town, Lizzie decides to hire a stranger to act as if he were Frankie’s father for one day.