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This Is England

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This Is England

Certificate
18 Certificate
Title
98 Mins
Released
2007
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Packshot of This Is England
Certificate
18 Certificate
Duration
98 Mins
Released
2007

Directed by Shane Meadows. Shaun (Thomas Turgoose) is a 12-year-old boy with nothing to do in 1980s England. When he meets a gang of older skinheads they take him under their wing. Shaun finally fits in. But everything changes when the gang's leader, Combo (Stephen Graham), returns from prison. Combo is a violent skinhead and member of the National Front. The gang is split. Will Shaun stick with his friends or follow the neo-Nazi leader? Very strong racist violence and language.

Cast & Connections

Cast

  • Thomas Turgoose,
  • Stephen Graham,
  • Jo Hartley,
  • Andrew Shim,
  • Vicky McClure,
  • Joe Gilgun,
  • Rosamund Hanson and
  • Andrew Ellis

Director

  • Shane Meadows

Screenwriter

  • Shane Meadows

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Are you a proper little skinhead then, yeah?

Did you know?

  • Director Shane Meadows reportedly based many of the film's events on his own childhood.
  • Shane Meadows also directed Dead Man's Shoes and Somers Town.
  • This film marked the acting debut of Thomas Turgoose, who plays Shaun. Thomas went on to star in The Scouting Book for Boys.
  • This film received seven British Independent Film Award nominations.
  • Stephen Graham, who plays Combo, went on to play Baby Face Nelson in Public Enemies.

Awards

  • 1 BAFTA Awards won

    • 2007 British Film - Shane Meadows, Mark Herbert
  • 2 BAFTA Awards nominated

    • 2007 British Film - Shane Meadows, Mark Herbert
    • 2007 Screenplay - Shane Meadows

Box Office

U.K.
£1.54 million
U.S.
$0.33 million

Source: Rentrak EDI

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