• Pride (2014)

Pride

Release Date: September 26th, 2014

DVD Release Date: December 23rd, 2014

R |1 hr 59 min

Plot Summary

Realizing that they share common foes in Margaret Thatcher, the police and the conservative press, London-based gays and lesbians lend their support to striking coal miners in 1984 Wales.

Cast: Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Dominic West, Paddy Considine, George MacKay, Joseph Gilgun, Andrew Scott, Ben Schnetzer

Director: Matthew Warchus

Genres: Docudrama , Comedy drama

Production Co: Proud Films, Pathé, BBC Films, BFI Production

Keywords: Brash, Pursuit, London, 1980s, Cool, Police officer, Police station, Office

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Bob MondelloNPR

    It says something that 30 years after the events it depicts, Pride should feel so unexpectedly rousing. People cooperating across ideological lines? Finding common cause with folks they don't 100 percent agree with? What a concept. show more

  • 80
    David RooneyThe Hollywood Reporter

    The film is funny, warm-hearted and enormously satisfying. show more

  • 75
    Alonso DuraldeTheWrap

    At its best moments, Pride makes the chest flutter and the neck hairs stand up with the revolutionary adrenaline that comes from a potent protest song. show more

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Awards

Nominated Outstanding British Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2015)
Nominated Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical