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Ellen Page, Kate Mara Strike Up Unlikely Bond in ‘My Days of Mercy’ Trailer

Ellen Page, Kate Mara Strike Up Unlikely Bond in ‘My Days of Mercy’ Trailer

For Ellen Page and Kate Mara, teaming on the romantic drama “My Days of Mercy” was a chance for two friends to work together both on and off-screen. The film, which first premiered at 2017’s Toronto Film Festival, is opening in select theaters and on digital platforms July 5. A new trailer for the movie is debuting exclusively on Variety.

“My Days of Mercy” centers on Lucy (Page), the daughter of a man who is sitting on death row for the murder of his wife. While protesting the death penalty, Lucy strikes up a relationship with Mercy (Mara), despite having opposite stances on the matter. As their families struggle to accept their love, their relationship grows, opening up the opportunity for healing.

In an interview with Variety, Page said audiences will be able to relate to Lucy’s journey through pain and trauma.

“She begins in a space where she doesn

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