Tag: liverpool

The Dressmaker (1988) 6.3

The Dressmaker (1988)

Storyline:In England during World War II, a repressed dressmaker and her sister struggle looking after their seventeen-year-old niece, who is having a delusional affair with an American soldier.User Reviews: I know a ...

Hear My Song (1991) 5.4

Hear My Song (1991)

Storyline:Singer Josef Locke fled to Ireland 25 years ago to escape the clutches of the tax man and police Chief Jim Abbott. What he also left behind was the love of his life Cathleen Doyle. Now, Micky O’Neill is desp...

Millions (2005) 6.4

Millions (2005)

Storyline:Two boys, still grieving the death of their mother, find themselves the unwitting benefactors of a bag of bank robbery loot in the week before the United Kingdom switches its official currency to the Euro. W...

Waterfront Women (1950) 6.5

Waterfront Women (1950)

Storyline:A good-for-nothing sailor walks out on his young family leaving them to fend for themselves in the Liverpool slums. They make a go of their lives and the eldest daughter, now a woman, is none too pleased at ...

Formula 51 (2001) 6.3

Formula 51 (2001)

Storyline:Elmo McElroy is a streetwise American master chemist who heads to England to sell his special new formula - a powerful, blue concoction guaranteed to take you to 'the 51st state.' McElroy's new product deliv...

Straight on Till Morning (1972) 6

Straight on Till Morning (1972)

Storyline:Shy Brenda Thompson writes naive children's stories to amuse herself. Stifled and desperate for a man of her own, she leaves Liverpool, telling her mom she's pregnant, and gets a job in a boutique in London....

Distant Voices, Still Lives (1988) 7.5

Distant Voices, Still Lives (1988)

Storyline:The second film in Terence Davies's autobiographical series ('Trilogy', 'The Long Day Closes') is an impressionistic view of a working-class family in 1940s and 1950s Liverpool, based on Davies's own family....

Letter to Brezhnev (1985) 6.6

Letter to Brezhnev (1985)

Storyline:Two Soviet sailors, Peter and Sergei, go ashore in Liverpool to spend one night on the town. Peter can speak a minimal amount of English but it's enough to make contact with two Liverpudlian natives, Elaine ...

Kenny (2017) 7.3

Kenny (2017)

Storyline:The day after the Heysel disaster, Kenny Dalglish became manager of Liverpool Football Club. Six years later he resigned from the club, shell-shocked in the wake of the Hillsborough disaster. In between he c...