High Hopes

  • 1988
  • 1 HR 50 MIN
  • PG
  • Comedy, Drama

Mike Leigh's funny and deeply touching HIGH HOPES is yet another inventive cinematic reaction to Margaret Thatcher's overhaul of British society. Employing an episodic structure and a semi-improvisational approach, Leigh (BLEAK MOMENTS) presents three couples and an elderly woman as a microcosm of modern-day Britain. Cyril (Philip Davis), a 35-year-old...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Producer (2 Credits)
Simon Channing-Williams
Victor Glynn
Exec. Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
John Gregory
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Andrew Dixon
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Diana Charnley
Art Director (1 Credit)
Andrew Rothschild
Costumes (1 Credit)
Lindy Hemming
Make Up (1 Credit)
Morag Ross

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