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High hopes

Author: Philip DavisRuth SheenHeather TobiasEdna DoréMike LeighAll authors
Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ont. : Distributed by BFS Entertainment & Multimedia, ©2009.
Series: Indie feature collection.; Best of British comedy.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Cyril and Shirley are a young, working-class couple who, in their struggle to make ends meet, have become absorbed in socialism. Cyril's sister Valerie and her husband aspire to a more privileged class. The only glue holding the siblings together is their withdrawn and wistful old mother.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Drama
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Davis; Ruth Sheen; Heather Tobias; Edna Doré; Mike Leigh; Simon Channing-Williams; Victor Glynn; Film Four International.; British Screen.; Portman Film and Television Ltd.; BFS Entertainment & Multimedia Ltd.
OCLC Number: 369381273
Notes: DVD release of the 1988 motion picture.
Credits: Editor, Jon Gregory ; director of photography, Roger Pratt ; music, Andrew Dickson.
Cast: Philip Davis, Ruth Sheen, Heather Tobias, Edna Doré.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; Dolby digital.
Series Title: Indie feature collection.; Best of British comedy.
Responsibility: Film Four International in association with British Screen presents a Portman Film ; producers: Simon Channing-Williams, Victor Glynn ; written and directed by Mike Leigh.

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Cyril and Shirley are a young, working-class couple who, in their struggle to make ends meet, have become absorbed in socialism. Cyril's sister Valerie and her husband aspire to a more privileged class. The only glue holding the siblings together is their withdrawn and wistful old mother.

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