Danny, the Champion of the World Poster

Release Date: 1989

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
In 1950s England, young Danny (Samuel Irons) lives in a motor home with his father, William (Jeremy Irons), next to the garage that William owns and operates just outside a small village. Local businessman Victor Hazell (Robbie Coltrane) has quietly been buying up the woods surrounding William's garage to develop into a housing estate, but William refuses to sell. When Hazell organizes a pheasant shoot to woo the local upper crust in aid of his plans, Danny and his father plot their revenge.

Cast: Jeremy Irons, Robbie Coltrane, Samuel Irons

Director: Gavin Millar

Genres: Comedy drama, Family

Keywords: Lighthearted, Growing up, Father, Rivalry, 1950s, England