Another Country Poster

Release Date: 1984

DVD Release Date: September 7th, 2004

PG|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
In this film adaptation of the Julian Mitchell play, classmates and fellow outcasts Guy Bennett (Rupert Everett) and Tommy Judd (Colin Firth) find comfort in friendship during the 1930s, at an elite British public school where conformity is the norm. Openly gay Bennett must deal with bullying and homophobia, while Judd struggles to reconcile the expectations of the establishment with his own Marxist beliefs when he is given the opportunity to become head boy.

Cast: Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, Michael Jenn, Robert Addie, Rupert Wainwright, Cary Elwes, Tristan Oliver, Frederick Alexander

Director: Marek Kanievska

Genres: Drama

Keywords: 1930s, Emotional, Inspiring, Friendship, England, Forbidden love, Rivalry, School


Nominated Editing
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1984)
Nominated Adapted Screenplay
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1984)
Nominated Most Outstanding Newcomer to Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1984)