• Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (2000)

Saturday Night and Sunday Morning

Release Date: November 3rd, 2000

DVD Release Date: February 5th, 2002

R |1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

In a Nottingham factory, Arthur Seaton works in a mindless haze, but his weekends are even more muddled due to his love affairs and his alcohol problem. One of the women Arthur is involved with, Brenda, is married to his coworker, but pregnant with Arthur's child. Meanwhile, Arthur is also pursuing Doreen. Soon enough, he is found out by Brenda, who wants money or an abortion, and Arthur finds himself at a crossroads.

Cast: Albert Finney, Rachel Roberts, Shirley Anne Field, Hylda Baker, Norman Rossington, Bryan Pringle, Robert Cawdron, Edna Morris

Director: Karel Reisz

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Bryanston Films Ltd., Woodfall Film Productions

Distributors: Continental Distributing Inc.

Keywords: Forbidden love, Growing up, England, Brooding, Love, Dark, 1960s


Nominated British Screenplay
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1961)
Winner Film and British Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1961)