Mrs. Caldicot's Cabbage War (2003)

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Comedy drama. Thelma Caldicot finds herself a widow after thirty years of marriage to a dull and dominating husband. Her son Derek is swift to move in and make some changes in her life, packing her off to a care home, where she finds people turning to her for support and leadership. Soon Thelma is feeling new purpose in life, and new strength to stand up to bullies.

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