England Is Mine Poster

Release Date: August 25th, 2017

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary
Talented teenage singer Steven Patrick Morrissey forms a band in Manchester, England, in the 1970s. Inspired by his mother and a young painter, Morrissey continues to pursue his dream of rock 'n' roll stardom.

Cast: Jack Lowden, Jessica Brown Findlay, Simone Kirby, Adam Lawrence, Jodie Comer, Graeme Hawley, Laurie Kynaston, Katherine Pearce

Director: Mark Gill

Genres: Historical drama, Biography, Music

Distributors: Cleopatra Entertainment

Ratings & Reviews

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  • The film isn’t strictly terrible—it is, for lack of a better neutral word, “watchable”—but it also has no real reason to exist. show more

  • Mark Gill's feature debut England Is Mine struggles to evoke the atmosphere of its setting — Manchester, 1976-1982 — and to bring its tantalizingly enigmatic subject into satisfying focus. show more

  • Without the crucial performance element – we only see Morrissey on stage once – this ultimately feels like a taster; a prelude to the main story. show more

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